African Music Legend Mory Kante Dies At 70

Guinean singer Mory Kante, who helped introduce African music to a world audience in the 1980s, has died in the capital Conakry, his family said. He was 70. “Guinea and the whole world have lost a great personality,” Kante’s son Balla Kante told The Associated Press on Friday. “My father was a great personality. We lost a large library today.” READ ALSO: https://theemage.com/uk-to-resume-quarantine-for-travellers-june-8/ Balla said his father had not been feeling well for quite some time, adding that he will be tested for COVID-19. Nicknamed the “electronic griot” – a…

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