TGIF! The best of 2011: great music discoveries

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Staff Benda Bilili. I highly recommend the film, Benda Bilili – a documentary about the groups rise from poverty and obscurity to international success. It's proper feel-good.

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"Musical painter" Lionel Loueke (left) and songstress Zaki Ibrahim.

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Ntjam Rosie (check out the beautiful video on the post).

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Debra Debs (left) and percussionist Adriano Adewale.

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Lyrical genius, M3NSA. Check out his Afri-love interview too. No.1 Mango Street is officially one of my favourite albums from 2011.

What great music did you discover this year?

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In case you missed them, here are the best of 2011 posts from earlier this week:

Whether you're staying in or doing it real big this weekend – have a happy new year! Thanks for reading and supporting Afri-love. See you back here in 2012.

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2 thoughts on “TGIF! The best of 2011: great music discoveries”

  1. Hi Adiya, thanks for your comment – I’m really happy that you’re enjoying the blog. Let me know what kinds of content you’re looking forward to this year.

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