After Manu Dibango and Aurlus Mabélé, Africa mourns a great son and a great figure of its culture. The famous Guinean artist, Mory Kanté bowed out this Friday, May 22, following a long illness.
The news was announced by several media and on the social networks of several Guinean stars, like Oudy 1er.
Author of 12 Albums and 3 singles including the most famous Yéké yéké, released in 1988 then remixed in 1996, Mory Kanté is a famous Guinean artist. The artist whose kora is over 80 years old is the father of artist Manamba Kanté, wife of Souleymane Bangoura Soulbang's.