In the latest album from 71-year-old Malian guitar superstar Moussa Diakite, there are more feel-good tunes than ever before. Having already shaped much of West Africa’s music scene, Diakite is ready to make the whole world a better place.
For anyone who just wants to put on a song and instantly feel happier about life, Diakite’s Kanafo is the album for you.
With upbeat songs like Danaya and inspiring singles like Sossogoby, a song about taking pride in your heritage, this sophomore album from Diakite sounds like sunshine.
Each of the album’s tracks feature masterful musical ability and a strong dose of positive vibes. So if you’re looking for a new soundtrack for your life, give Kanafo a try.
Review by Erika Echternach