What a Christmas treat! One of the
great performers of African music, Mahmoud Ahmed is the biggest
star of Ethiopian music. Although his original and biggest hits were recorded in the 70's and 80's,
he is still a dynamic and powerful performer; in 2007, he won the BBC Radio 3 World Music Award for
Africa. His live performances draw a huge, enthusiastic Ethiopian audience. For more info, including audio and video links, see the entry for this show on my
See www.to-music.ca/ for more music and news.
All photos ŠJohn Leeson, and can be reproduced with permission and credit to
"John Leeson, www.to-music.ca".
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