Old African Music

Amadou BalakĂ© – Taximan (n’est pas gentil)

The Golden Voice from Burkina Faso

Like the previous post (Maitre Gazonga), most of this music was recorded in Abidjan during the 80s, where so many musicians from various countries met and worked together, creating a giant & rich melting pot of « music in all styles »

Amadou TraorĂ© (March 8, 1944 – August 27, 2014), better known as Amadou BalakĂ©.