Mogoya (which means "Today's People") is the first album in eight years of Malian musician, Oumou Sangaré, and only her fifth studio album in some 30 years.

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Critic Reviews (8)

7.4
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Critical Consensus: Generally favorable.
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Dusted Magazine

24 Aug 2017
8.0
"Backed by a chorus of backing singers clearly having the time of their lives and giving her further wings, Sangaré is poet and storyteller, moral guide and denouncer of injustice all wrapped up in one singular, beautiful voice." ...
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Pop Matters

24 Aug 2017
9.0
"Sangaré is a force, and on Mogoya, she makes some truly showstopping waves." ...
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Mojo

24 Aug 2017
8.0
"Wisely not handing over the reins completely to the makeover crew, the new Sangaré is not so very different from the old one – and when you have a voice like hers, it really doesn’t make a lot of difference what knobs are being twiddled in the ...
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Rhythm Passport

24 Aug 2017
8.0
"This is an offering that shows you don’t need to throw traditions aside to bring a contemporary edge to your music. Breaking the rules and representing contemporary life is what art should be about and Sangaré does this with extreme intensity an ...
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NPR

24 Aug 2017
8.0
"Sangaré's irresistible voice enhances her music's power to disarm critics and make defenders of outmoded traditions think twice." ...
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The Guardian

24 Aug 2017
"Sangaré’s voice is a soulful joy, soaring to high notes and resounding with a husky richness." ...

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Play Length:

41:22

Producer(s):

A.l.b.e.r.t, Ludovic Bruni, Vincent Taeger, Vincent Taurelle

Format:

Digital Download, Standard CD

Tracklist:

1. Bena bena
2. Yere faga (feat. Tony Allen)
3. Fadjamou
4. Mali niale
5. Kamelemba
6. Djoukourou
7. Kounkoun
8. Minata waraba
9. Mogoya

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