Artist Details

Lionel Loueke

Biography

Starting out on vocals and percussion, Loueke picked up the guitar late, at age 17. After his initial to exposure to jazz in Benin, he left to attend the National Institute of Art in nearby Ivory Coast. In 1994 he left Africa to pursue jazz studies a... more

Releases

Heritage

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Released On: Aug 28, 2012
Released By: Blue Note

Mwaliko

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Released On: Feb 09, 2010
Released By: Blue Note Records

Karibu

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Released On: Mar 25, 2008
Released By: Blue Note