Foday Musa Suso

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Foday Musa Suso (b. Sarre Hamadi Village, Wuli District, in the Upper River Division of eastern Gambia) is a musician and composer from the West African nation of Gambia. He is a member of the Mandinka ethnic group, and is a jali. His primary instrument is the kora, but he also plays the gravikord and several other instruments.
Suso emigrated to Chicago in the 1970s, being one of the first jalis to relocate to North America.
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Albums

FW 8510 Foday Musa Suso - Kora Music From The Gambia album art Foday Musa Suso Kora Music From The Gambia (Album) Folkways Records & Service Corp. FW 8510 US 1978 Sell This Version
FF 318 Foday Musa Suso - Hand Power album art Foday Musa Suso Hand Power (Album) Flying Fish (2) FF 318 US 1984 Sell This Version
CELL 6103, CEL 6103 Foday Musa Suso - Watto Sitta album art Mandingo Featuring Foday Musa Suso Mandingo Featuring Foday Musa Suso - Watto Sitta (Album) Celluloid, Celluloid CELL 6103, CEL 6103 France 1984 Sell This Version
FCT-39870 Foday Musa Suso - Village Life album art Herbie Hancock & Foday Musa Suso Herbie Hancock & Foday Musa Suso - Village Life (Album) Columbia FCT-39870 US 1985 Sell This Version
FF 380 Foday Musa Suso - Mansa Bendung, Welcome The King album art Foday Musa Suso, Tamba Suso, Jarju Kuyateh Foday Musa Suso, Tamba Suso, Jarju Kuyateh - Mansa Bendung, Welcome The King(LP) Flying Fish (2) FF 380 US 1986 Sell This Version
A32C-1001 Foday Musa Suso - Jazz Africa album art Herbie Hancock, Foday Musa Suso - Aiyb Dieng, Armando Peraza Herbie Hancock, Foday Musa Suso - Aiyb Dieng, Armando Peraza - Jazz Africa (Album) NEC Avenue A32C-1001 Japan 1987 Sell This Version
RZF1003 Foday Musa Suso - Julu Kemu album art Foday Musa Suso Julu Kemu(CD, Album) Rhizome Sketch RZF1003 Japan 1989 Sell This Version
CMP CD 3001 CS Foday Musa Suso - The Dreamtime album art Foday Musa Suso The Dreamtime (Album) CMP Records CMP CD 3001 CS Canada 1990 Sell This Version
PNT 966-4 Foday Musa Suso - Music From The Screens album art Philip Glass And Foday Musa Suso Philip Glass And Foday Musa Suso - Music From The Screens (Album) POINT Music PNT 966-4 US 1992 Sell This Version
CD3510 Foday Musa Suso - Jali Kunda: Griots Of West Africa & Beyond album art Foday Musa Suso Jali Kunda: Griots Of West Africa & Beyond (Album) Ellipsis Arts CD3510 US 1996 Sell This Version
GBP1112 Foday Musa Suso - Music From The Hearts Of The Masters album art Jack De Johnette* & Foday Musa Suso Jack De Johnette* & Foday Musa Suso - Music From The Hearts Of The Masters(CD, Album, Enh) Golden Beams Productions GBP1112 2005 Sell This Version
OMM0053 Foday Musa Suso - The Two Worlds album art Foday Musa Suso The Two Worlds(CD, Album) Orange Mountain Music OMM0053 USA & Canada 2006 Sell This Version
none Foday Musa Suso - Angelitos Negros album art Nacha Mendez and Foday Musa Suso Nacha Mendez and Foday Musa Suso - Angelitos Negros(4xFile, FLAC, Album) Not On Label none US 2011
OMM0066 Foday Musa Suso - The Music Of Philip Glass And Foday Musa Suso album art Philip Glass And Foday Musa Suso Philip Glass And Foday Musa Suso - The Music Of Philip Glass And Foday Musa Suso(CD, Album) Orange Mountain Music OMM0066 US 2011 Sell This Version
Foday Musa Suso & Gretchen Rowe Foday Musa Suso - Koralations: African Kora Meets American Poetry (Featuring Foday Musa Suso And Gretchen Rowe album art Foday Musa Suso, Gretchen Rowe Foday Musa Suso, Gretchen Rowe - Koralations: African Kora Meets American Poetry (Featuring Foday Musa Suso And Gretchen Rowe(CD, Album) Not On Label Foday Musa Suso & Gretchen Rowe US 2016 Sell This Version
LLCT 7308 Foday Musa Suso - Sounds Of West Africa (The Kora & The Xylophone) album art Foday Musa Suso Sounds Of West Africa (The Kora & The Xylophone)(Cass) Lyrichord LLCT 7308 US Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

CEL 179 Foday Musa Suso - Harima album art Mandingo Featuring Foday Musa Suso Mandingo Featuring Foday Musa Suso - Harima(12") Celluloid CEL 179 US 1985 Sell This Version

Compilations

PNT 968-2 Foday Musa Suso - Point Music album art Uakti / Philip Glass & Foday Musa Suso / John Moran (5) Uakti / Philip Glass & Foday Musa Suso / John Moran (5) - Point Music (Comp) Point Music PNT 968-2 US 1992 Sell This Version

Videos

A78L-1001 Foday Musa Suso - Jazz Africa album art Herbie Hancock, Foday Musa Suso, Aiyb Dieng, Armando Peraza, Adam Rudolph, Joe Thomas (2), Hamid Drake, Abdul Hakeem* Herbie Hancock, Foday Musa Suso, Aiyb Dieng, Armando Peraza, Adam Rudolph, Joe Thomas (2), Hamid Drake, Abdul Hakeem* - Jazz Africa (Album) NEC Avenue A78L-1001 Japan 1987 Sell This Version