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MAMADOU & the Lekette Band

SENEGAL/UK

MAIN ARENA - SATURDAY 13th JULY

Mamadou Diaw is a singer, composer and master drummer from Senegal, specialising in a style of music that fuses funk, jazz and Senegalese mbalax. Having toured the world with some of Africa’s most sucessful bands, he set up his own group, The Lekette Band, to bring a unique and totally Senegalese sound to the UK festival scene, packed with explosive drumming rhythms and guaranteed to make you dance….