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Rokia Traore:
"M'Bifo"

TEDGlobal 2007 · 6:59 · Filmed Jun 2007
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Rokia Traore: "M'Bifo"
6:59 · Filmed June 2007 at TEDGlobal 2007 · Subtitles available in 0 languages

Rokia Traore sings the moving "M'Bifo," accompanied on the n'goni, a lute-like Malian stringed instrument with a soulful timbre. A quietly mesmerizing performance.

Singer-songwriter
Malian singer Rokia Traore blends the traditions of her Bamana heritage with a modern singer-songwriter's approach to music-making. Ambitious albums — and an opera — have made her a European star. Full bio
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