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Krewe Du Kanaval Honors The Haitian Roots Of New Orleans

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"This album was the first chapter where kung fu meets Afrobeat," Amayo says of the new Antibalas album Fu Chronicles. It is inspired by Amayo's martial arts background and the Afrobeat legend Fela Kuti. Roy Rochlin/Getty Images hide caption

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Antibalas' 'Fu Chronicles' Is A Martial Arts-Inspired Testament To Afrobeat

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Malian kora player Ballaké Sissoko. B. Peverelli/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Prominent Malian Musician Alleges That TSA Destroyed His Instrument

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Left to right: Fafa Ruffino, Mamani Keita, Niariu and Kandy Guira are members of the collective Les Amazones d'Afrique. Their new album, Amazones Power, is out now. Karen Paulina Biswell/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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West African Supergroup Les Amazones D'Afrique Returns With 'Amazones Power'

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Andy Madadian is honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Jan. 17, 2020 in Hollywood, Calif. David Livingston/Getty Images hide caption

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Andy Madadian, The Prince Of Persian Pop, Receives Hollywood Walk Of Fame Star

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The Brazilian musician Sergio Mendes says that Guinga's melodies are incredible. "They're unique; they're different," he says. Manfred Pollert/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Brazilian Guitarist Beloved By Musicians Around The World

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