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Cheikh Lô

Cheikh N'Digel Lô

Also known as Ch. Lô, Cheikh 'N'Digel' Lô, Cheikh Lo, Cheikh N'Digël Lô, Cheikh NDiguël Lô, Cheikh Ndiguel Lo, Lô
This performer (group) in the Internet: http://www.myspace.com/cheikhloofficial, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cheikh_Lo, http://www.postonove.com/artistas/artista.php?id=4&lan=2

Discography of Cheikh Lô:

# Release title Total tracks Type of audio release Imprint date Label
1 Lamp Fall 13 Track list 2006-04-25 Nonesuch
2 Lamp Fall 13 Track list 2005-10-24 World Circuit
3 Jamm 10 Track list 2010 World Circuit
4 Ne La Thiass 9 Track list 1996 World Circuit
5 Bambay Gueej 9 Track list 1999 Nonesuch
6 Ne La Thiass 9 Track list 1996 World Circuit
7 Ne La Thiass 9 Track list 1996 World Circuit
8 Bambay Gueej 9 Track list 1999 World Circuit
9 Bambay Gueej 9 Track list 2000-06-00
10 Bambay Gueej 9 Track list 1999 World Circuit
11 Jamm 10 Track list 2010 Nonesuch Records
12 Né La Thiass 6 Track list 1995-11-00 Saprom Productions

Vocalist and drummer born 1955 in the town of Bobo Dioulasso in Burkina Faso, West Africa. Having been a member of the Orchestre [a=Volta Jazz] he moved to Senegal and performed with several mbalax bands in 1978. In 1985 he bought his first guitar and began composing his own songs and later moved to Paris and worked as a studio musician. In 1990 he recorded his first cassette in Dakar. [a=Youssou N'Dour] produced his debut album, "Ne La Thiass" in 1995. Cheikh Lo is a Muslim and member of the Baye Fall brotherhood, a part of the larger brotherhood Mouride who wear dreadlocks and are often icorrectly mistaken as Rastafarian.




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