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Cameroon-French Musician Manu Dibango

Dibango is considered one of the founders of world music. His first album, "Soul Makossa," was a big hit in 1973. His latest album is called "Wakafrika" and blends traditionally African music with European pop. This album features such artists as Youssou N'Dour, Peter Gabriel and Sinead O'Connor. His new autobiography is "Three Kilos of Coffee."


Other segments from the episode on August 15, 1994

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, August 15, 1994: Interview with Susan Walker; Interview with Manu Dibango; Review of Jill Kerr Conway's memoir "True North."


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