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Cheikh Lô

Cheikh Lô

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    Mbalax, the intricate dance music of Senegal, has been made more accessible to Western listeners by Cheikh L+¦ (born Cheikh N'Digel L+¦). Softening the hard edges of mbalax and incorporating elements of salsa, Zairian/Congolese rhumba, folk, and jazz, L+¦ has created an infectious, hook-laden style of pop music. While Roots World described L+¦'s musical approach by writing "complemented by the acoustic guitar, exploding tama, and free-falling electric bass, L+¦'s voice has a rou... Read more

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