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The Most Appealing of Africa's Political Musicians

World music critic Milo Miles reviews "Mambo" by Remmy Ongala, which features polyrhythmic folk sounds and smart lyrics about the social issues affecting his home country of Tanzania.

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Other segments from the episode on November 18, 1992

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, November 18, 1992: Interview with Sashi Tharoor; Review of Remmy Ongala's album "Mambo"; Interview with John Preston; Review of the film "Malcolm X."

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