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Singer-songwriter and rock guitarist Fatoumata Diawara is an observant chronicler who comments on political developments in her native Mali in songs. However, the fact that her songs deal with gloomy topics such as the threat to freedom posed by Islamist terror, corruption or forced marriage cannot be overheard in her music. D

Fatoumata DIAWARA
Fatoumata DIAWARA © Mantuno

he concert is part of Google Arts & Culture's "Mali Magic & Timbuktu Manuscripts" project, which aims to preserve and publicize West Africa's cultural heritage.
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Fatoumata Diawara & Band
Konzerthaus Berlin - Großer Saal