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Mali

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume VI : Locations: Africa and the Middle East

Continuum, 2016

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... New York : Da Capo Press. Banning Eyre . 2000. In Griot Time: An American Guitarist in Mali . Philadelphia :...

Ndebele Pop

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume XII : Genres: Sub-Saharan Africa

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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4

... Bibliography David Beach. 1994. The Shona and Their Neighbors. Oxford: Blackwell. Banning Eyre. 2015. Lion Songs: Thomas Mapfumo and the Music that Made Zimbabwe. Durham, NC: Duke University Press. Jenje Joyce Makwenda. 2005. Zimbabwe...

Naija Pop

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume XII : Genres: Sub-Saharan Africa

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...Naija pop is a general term that came into common usage around 2012 to describe the popular music of Nigeria. ‘Naija’ is Lagos slang for Nigeria. Naija pop music, purveyed by a new generation of artists including D’Banj, P-Square, Wizkid...

Salegy

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume XII : Genres: Sub-Saharan Africa

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...Salegy is an electric dance music style born in the nightclubs and urban bars of Madagascar. It differs from traditional dances in that it is danced freestyle, usually in male–female couples, but sometimes individually. It is generally...

Afropop

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume XII : Genres: Sub-Saharan Africa

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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... to Contemporary African Music, and in 1991 as The World of African Music. In 1995 Sean Barlow and Banning Eyre coauthored the first US-published book on the subject of African music. Prominently featuring photographs by Jack Vartoogian, Afropop!...

Tsapiky

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume XII : Genres: Sub-Saharan Africa

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...Tsapiky (sometimes tsapika and generally pronounced tsa-PEEK) is a genre of electric guitar-driven popular music that developed in southwest Madagascar beginning in the late 1970s and early 1980s. This is communal, celebratory music...

Takamba

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume XII : Genres: Sub-Saharan Africa

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...Takamba is a dance and music style of the Songhai people, centered in Gao, Mali. As practiced since the early twentieth century , the dance is slow and sensuous with a graceful intensity that reflects the pace and character of life...

Jit (Jiti)

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume XII : Genres: Sub-Saharan Africa

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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... 233). Bibliography Banning Eyre. 1993. Interviews with Oliver Mtukudzi and Biggie Tembo of the Bhundu Boys. Banning Eyre. 2015. Lion Songs: Thomas Mapfumo and the Music that Made Zimbabwe. Durham, NC: Duke University Press. Thomas Turino....

Ndombolo

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume XII : Genres: Sub-Saharan Africa

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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... a sexual connotation as the ndombolo dance fits into a longer tradition of sexually suggestive dances accompanying Congolese popular music. Indeed, there have been attempts in Mali, Cameroon and Kenya to ban the dance as excessively vulgar....

Afrobeats

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume XII : Genres: Sub-Saharan Africa

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...‘Afrobeats’ (sometimes written Afro Beats) is an umbrella term that emerged in the 2000s to describe the modern, urban music of Africa and its diaspora communities around the world. The music features both singing and rapping, a variety...