Baaba Maal

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Birthday
12, 1953
Birthplace
Senegal
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
12, 1953 (age 64)
Birthplace
Senegal

About

Worldbeat artist who is known for his fusions of reggae and salsa and for his single "Still."

Before Fame

He was inspired to learn guitar by the blind guitarist Mansour Seck.

Trivia

He is best known for the albums Passion - Sources, Djam Leeli, and Firin' in Fouta.

Family Life

He was raised in a fisherman's family in Podor, Senegal.

Associated With

He was chosen to perform the song "Hunger" in Hans Zimmer's soundtrack for the 2002 film Black Hawk Down.