Boubacar Traoré

Boubacar Traoré

Boubacar Traoré (born 1942 in Kayes, Mali) is a renowned singer, songwriter, and guitarist. Traoré also goes by the nickname Kar Kar, "the one who dribbles too much" in Bambara, a reference to his soccer playing. He had taught himself to play guitar and developed a unique style that blended American Blues music, Arab music, and pentatonic structures found in West Africa's Mande cultural region.


Boubacar Traoré Discography Tracks


Boubacar Traoré Mariama (Album) Stern's Africa UK 1990 Sell This Version
Boubacar Traoré Kar Kar (Album) Stern's Africa UK 1992 Sell This Version
LBLC 2534, HM 83 Boubacar Traoré Sa Golo(CD, Album) Indigo (12), Harmonia Mundi LBLC 2534, HM 83 France 1997 Sell This Version
Boubacar Traoré Maciré (Album) Label Bleu, Indigo (12) Germany 1999 Sell This Version
Boubacar Traore* Je Chanterai Pour Toi (Album) Marabi Productions France 2002 Sell This Version
Boubacar Traoré Kongo Magni (Album) Marabi Productions France 2005 Sell This Version
562492 Boubacar Traoré Mali Denhou(CD, Album) Lusafrica 562492 France 2011 Sell This Version
Boubacar Traoré Mbalimaou (Album) Lusafrica France 2014 Sell This Version


SD 40 CDS 7050 Boubacar Traoré Sécheresse(CD, Comp, Dig) Sono SD 40 CDS 7050 France 1999 Sell This Version
Boubacar Traoré The Best Of Boubacar Traoré. The Bluesman From Mali (Comp) Wrasse Records UK 2003 Sell This Version
56725 562792 Boubacar Traoré Mali Denhou - Kongo Magni(2xCD, Comp) Lusafrica 56725 562792 Europe 2011 Sell This Version