Occur Goes Global - The Music of Comoros

Sunday, April 17, 2016 at 10:00 PM
Melissa Bobbitt

  Music A collection of islands off the east coast of Africa, Comoros combines Arabic, Malaysian, indigenous African and French cultures. Its history is a harried one, with a former coup leader recently elected to president and a slew of economic problems. Yet its natural beauty, full of aromatic flora and unique animals such as the coelacanth, gives life to many a song. Here are five artists from the Comoros you need to hear.   Imany Welcoming freedom fighters and... READ MORE