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From the Archives: Cameroon-French Musician Manu Dibango.

Composer and saxophonist Manu Dibango. He is considered one of the founders of world music. Dibango's first album, "Soul Makossa," was a big hit in 1973. His autobiography Three Kilos of Coffee (The University of Chicago Press) was released last year. His latest album is called "Wakafrika" (Giant Records). (REBROADCAST FROM 8/15/94) (Interview by Marty Moss-Coane)


Other segments from the episode on July 7, 1994

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, July 7, 1995: Interview with Tristan Jones; Commentary on the 1995 Africa Fete Show; Interview with Manu Dibango; Review of the film "First Knight."


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