5 famous people you did not know are from Mali

Novieku-Babatunde Adeola Sep 22, 2019 at 08:00am

September 22, 2019 at 08:00 am | Opinions & Features

Novieku-Babatunde Adeola

Novieku-Babatunde Adeola | Staff Writer

September 22, 2019 at 08:00 am | Opinions & Features

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Ali Fark Touré

A musician of repute, Malian singer and multi-instrumentalist, Ali Fark, was one of Africa’s most internationally recognized and renowned musicians. His ability to play the guitar with finesse landed him in number 76 on Rolling Stone’s list of “The 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time” and number 37 on Spin magazine’s “100 Guitarists of All Time.”

Fark sadly passed away at the age of 66 through bone cancer.

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