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Samuel Yirga knows a thing or two about determination and overcoming obstacles. As a child and teenager growing up in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, all he dreamt about was becoming a musician. His parents were strictly against this and wanted him to study to become a doctor or engineer. When they forbade him to attend music school auditions his sister luckily helped him to sneak out. Aged 16 at the time, Samuel stepped into…

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  • love
  • (=
  • great african jazz
  • Everything about this dude is amazing
  • sooo good. xo
  • Really like the bonus track "African Diaspora". Nicolette's vocals are so lush.
  • Guzo is such a gem.
  • Thank you DJ Lefto cuz otherwise I would not have known this, same goes for Ebo Taylor, Onra, Unity and Mulatu Astatke, new doors have opened. A Straight edge Punk Rocker thanking DJ Lefto I guess diversity truely IS wealth.
  • "Guzo" = excellent stuff. Absolutely brilliant.

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