88Nine Radio Milwaukee

Today's stream is sponsored by Maxie's

Orchestra Baobab

Support 88Nine And This Artist:

Orchestre Baobab is a Senegalese band formed in 1970 in Dakar, Senegal as a multi-ethnic, multi-national club band. Put together by saxophonist Baro N'Diaye, original members included singers Balla Sidibe, Rudy Gomis, and Laye Mboup; guitarists Barthelemy Attisso and Latfi Ben Geloune; bassist Charlie N’Diaye; drummer Mountaga Koite; and saxophonist Issa Cissokho. Ndiouga Dieng and Medoune Diallo sometimes sat in with the band, and personnel changed frequently. Later, singer Thione Seck and his younger brother Mapenda Seck joined the band. Read more about Orchestra Baobab on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License and may also be available under the GNU FDL.

Tracks We Played

Ndeleng Ndeleng

Made In Dakar
Last Played on March 07, 2014 12:09pm

Kelen Ati Leen

'45 Single
Last Played on January 06, 2014 12:58am

EL CARRETERO

Senegal 70

ANY SOUND

Any Sound EP

PAPE NDIAYE

Made In Dakar