New York, USA – Legendary Malian singer Salif Keita will be touring the United States and Canada this summer.
A master of West African rhythms and credited as one of the founders of the Afro-pop genre, Salif Keita is world renowned for his unforgettable live performances, soaring vocals and his emotionally-fueled songs.
July 26 Brooklyn, NY Prospect Park Bandshell
July 27 New York, NY Irving Plaza
July 28 Albany, NY The Washington Park Amp.
July 29 Montreal, QU, CANADA Le Spectrum
July 31 Santa Monica, CA Santa Monica Pier
August 1 Los Angeles, CA Conga Room
August 2 San Francisco, CA Fillmore Theatre
Author: Angel Romero
Angel Romero y Ruiz has been writing about world music and progressive music for many years. He founded the websites worldmusiccentral.org and musicasdelmundo.com. Angel produced several specials for Metropolis (TVE) and co-produced “Musica NA”, a music show for Televisión Española (TVE) in Spain that featured an eclectic mix of world music, fusion, electronica, new age and contemporary classical music. Angel also produced and remastered world music and electronic music albums, compilations and boxed sets for Alula Records, Ellipsis Arts, Music of the World, Lektronic Soundscapes, and Mindchild Records. Angel is currently based in Durham, North Carolina.