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Tinariwen (plural of ténéré "desert") is a band of Tuareg-Berber musicians from the Sahara Desert region of northern Mali. The band's fifth album Tassili, released in 2011, won the Award for Best World Music Album at the 54th Grammy Awards.

Formed in 1982, in strikingly unusual circumstances for a musical ensemble, Tinariwen blend ancient musical traditions with radical contemporary politics. Despite severe natural and man-made hardships, young Kel Tamashek exiles continued performing the traditional music of their Tuareg forebears in… read more

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  • Avatar for perfektionismus
    Best enjoyed while driving in the desert.
  • Avatar for dekor_up
    Le Chant des Fauves.
  • Avatar for OG-Gurda
  • Avatar for Arsylwi
    I love mali music
  • Avatar for jumpiere
    Could we have more of this[url=].[/url]to appreciate the most of this intense moment[url=].[/url]
  • Avatar for kochamwombaty
    Tinariwen są super! [4]
  • Avatar for Mechno
    They are fucking epic live, definitely a must see band!
  • Avatar for paradeda
    É preciso ter uma mente tremendamente colonialista, ser tremendamente etnocêntricx para classificar essa música (ou qualquer outra) "world", "world music", "música étnica", e coisas do tipo. [You need to have a tremendously colonialist mind, have to be tremendously ethnocentric to tag it (or anything) "world", "world music", "ethnic", and things like that.]
  • Avatar for v4zquez
    Tinariwen są super! [3]
  • Avatar for soulmoname
    Dans ma mort, c'est ce que je voudrai écouter!!!

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