Ba Cissoko

Country: Guinea
Genre: World Music
Members: Ba Cissoko (lead vocals, kora, tamamni), Sekou Kouyaté (acoustical, electronical, vocals), Kourou Kouyaté (bass, bolon, vocals), Ibrahima Bah (calebasse, djembé, crin, congas), Alhassane Camara (percussions)
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Info: The band was created in 1999 by just 3 members. The toured in the UK to support the Nigerian musiscian Femi Kuti in 2007. Sekou Kouyaté can produce the sound of fast guitar tapping by just using the electronically enhanced Kora harp. This new sound earned Sekou the nickname 'Jimi Hendrdix Africain' because it sounds like the style of Jumi Hendrix.