Göteborgs Konserthus Youssou N’Dour

Winner of the Polar Music Prize and one of Africa’s greatest and most influential musicians. Finally, the Senegalese musician Youssou N’Dour is able to visit Gothenburg, fresh on the heels of the release of his latest album Mbalax. Do not miss this opportunity!

Concert length: 1 h 30 min incl. intermission Scene: Stora salen
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Winner of the Polar Music Award in 2013, Youssou N’Dour is one of Africa’s greatest and most influential musicians. With his place in Senegalese music and culture firmly established, he is constantly on the lookout for new impressions and influences. His music originates from the popular music style Mbalax, a genre which Youssou N’Dour has played a large part in shaping. His latest album was released in the autumn of 2021 under the title Mbalax.

Youssou N’Dour has received many awards, including for his community involvement, and over the years he has collaborated with greats such as Peter Gabriel, Sting, Tracy Chapman, Paul Simon, Bruce Springsteen, Wyclef Jean and, of course, with Neneh Cherry on the mega hit 7 Seconds.

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