is a singer, n'goni and guitar player since many years.
He was born in the town of Koulikoro, where he started his musical career as a singer in the Appolo
ensemble in the
Koulikoroba neighbourhood around 1974. After a year, later he joined le Mégastar de Koulikoro
for a short
while. Soon, he was invited by the Department of Culture to join the Orchestre Sandya de Bamako
. In 1978, he was called
to join the Orchestre Bamasaba
, the orchestra of Bamako district.
In 1981, he was the replacement of Salif Keita
and Mory Kanté
after the two had
left the Rail Band
. Around 1987, he started a solo career, and eventually in 1990, he recorded a first album.
Since then, he recorded a few albums, and signed up for the arrangements of Djeneba Seck
album « Djourou »