Ali Farka Toure* With Ry Cooder ‎– Talking Timbuktu

Label:
Hannibal Records ‎– HNCD 1381
Format:
CD, Album
Country:
Released:
Genre:
Style:

Tracklist Hide Credits

1 Bonde (Peul)
Congas, Chorus – Oumar ToureCümbüş – Ry CooderPercussion [Calabash], Vocals – Hamma SankareVocals, Electric Guitar, Banjo [Six String] – Ali Farka Toure*
5:28
2 Soukora (Bambara)
Congas, Chorus – Oumar ToureMandoguitar [Electric], Acoustic Guitar [Toy] – Ry CooderPercussion [Calabash], Chorus – Hamma SankareVocals, Electric Guitar, Percussion – Ali Farka Toure*
6:05
3 Gomni (Songhai)
Bongos, Chorus – Oumar ToureElectric Guitar, Mbira – Ry CooderPercussion [Calabash], Chorus – Hamma SankareVocals, Acoustic Guitar – Ali Farka Toure*
7:00
4 Sega (Peul)
Congas – Oumar ToureFiddle [Njarka] – Ali Farka Toure*Percussion [Calabash] – Hamma Sankare
3:10
5 Amandrai (Tamasheck)
Acoustic Bass – John PatitucciCongas – Oumar ToureDrums – Jim KeltnerPercussion [Calabash] – Hamma SankareSlide Guitar [Electric] – Ry CooderVocals, Electric Guitar – Ali Farka Toure*
9:23
6 Lasidan (Bambara)
Bass Guitar – John PatitucciCongas – Oumar ToureDrums – Jim KeltnerElectric Guitar – Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown*Electric Guitar [Vox] – Ry CooderPercussion [Calabash] – Hamma SankareVocals, Acoustic Guitar – Ali Farka Toure*
6:06
7 Keito (Songhai)
Congas, Chorus – Oumar TourePercussion [Calabash], Chorus – Hamma SankareTambora [Tamboura] – Ry CooderVocals, Electric Guitar – Ali Farka Toure*
5:42
8 Banga (Songhai)
Congas – Oumar ToureFiddle [Njarka] – Ali Farka Toure*Percussion [Calabash] – Hamma Sankare
2:32
9 Ai Du (Songhai)
Bass Guitar – John PatitucciBongos, Chorus – Oumar ToureDrums – Jim KeltnerPercussion [Calabash] – Hamma SankareSlide Guitar [Electric], Mandolin – Ry CooderViola – Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown*Vocals, Acoustic Guitar – Ali Farka Toure*
7:09
10 Diaraby (Bambara)
Arranged By [Traditonal] – Ali Farka Toure*Congas, Chorus – Oumar ToureElectric Guitar, Bass Guitar, Marimba, Accordion [Sample] – Ry CooderPercussion [Calabash], Chorus – Hamma SankareVocals, Electric Guitar – Ali Farka Toure*
7:26

Credits

Notes

Recorded and mixed at Ocean Way Recording Studio, Los Angeles, September 1993.
Mastered at Bernie Grundman Mastering, Los Angeles.

John Patitucci appears courtesy of GRP Records.

All songs published by Rykomusic except "Amandrai" published by World Circuit Music Ltd. administered in the U.S. and Canada by Songs of Polygram International, Inc. (BMI).

Distributed by Rykodisc.

*Song languages appear in parentheses after song titles.

Reviews