2018-03-11 19:00 - 2018-03-11 22:30
Selam presents a whole evening at the Concert Hall Stockholm on March 11 with the legend Salif Keita Official Fan Page and Cuban's star shot Eme Alfonso!
Salif Keita, known as "Africa's Golden Voice", is one of the afro pop's great pioneers. He was born as a prince, related in straight descending joints with Mali's king and founder, thus prohibited by singing to sing. But he challenged the conventions and became a musician. In the 60's and 70's he was singer in the legendary bands Super Rail Band de Bamako and Les Ambassadeurs.
Salif Keita is constantly up to date and tours all over the world. He has won several awards and recently received prestigious AFRIMA Legendary Award in place in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire.
Lineup Salif Keita:
Salif Keita - acoustic guitar & vocals
Djessou-Mory Kant - Electric Guitar
Mamadou Diabate - kora
Molobaly Kone - drums & percussion
Abou Cisse - DJ
Aminata Dante - vocals
Bah Kouyate - vocals
Salimata Traore - vocals / dance
Eme Alfonso mixes in his music rhythms from Cuba with jazz and soul. Nacional Public Radio of America (NPR) called Eme Alfonso for "Cuba's new sound". She has shared a scene with artists such as Chucho Valdés, Omara Portuondo, Fito Páez, and Ray Lema. She is also a member of legendary Sinintese nominated for a Latin Grammy.