Cheick Hamala Diabate at Tropicalia

Photos by Rob Cannon

Cheick Hamala Diabate played at the Tropicalia during last month’s annual Funk Parade and Music Festival. The Grammy nominee is playing gigs in support of his CD Anka Ben Mali Denou, making appearances at clubs, festivals and performing arts centers this summer.

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