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Frogtoon Music - Genre information for Niger

Niger Is A Country In Western Africa Which Has Music Developed From The Traditions Of A Mix Of Ethnic Groups. Hausa Beriberi Songhai Djerma Dendi Fula Wodaabe And Tuareg Traditions Most Of Which Existed Quite Independently In The Colonial Period Have Begun To Form A Mixture Of Styles Since The 1960s. While Niger's Popular Music Has Had Little International Attention in Comparison With The Music Of Neighbors Mali Or Nigeria Traditional And New Musical Styles Have Flourished Since The End Of The 1980s. Though Tuareg Music Such As Desert Blues Is Often Associated With Mali There Are Many Artists From Niger As Well. Nigerien Hip Hop Or Rap Nigerien Performed In A Mélange Of Different Languages Spoken In Niger Appeared At The End Of The 1990s. Mamar Kassey Perhaps The Best Known Nigerien Group Outside The Country Combines Traditional Songhai Styles And Modern Jazz. And The Most Recent Rising Star From Niger Is The Band Etran Finatawa "the Stars Of Tradition" Consisting Of Tuareg And Wodaabe Members Formed In 2004 At The Festival In The Desert. Read More On Last.Fm. User-Contributed Text Is Available Under The Creative Commons By-SA License Additional Terms May Apply. Niger Every artist, every band, and every song you can imagine, from the newest to the oldest, are easily accessible through Frogtoon Music. Get ready to indulge yourself and allow the music to enrich your soul, ignite your passion, awaken your emotions, and bring back some beautiful memories. The following is a directory of top artists and bands from Niger:

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As you visit their pages, you will be presented with a list of popular videos, top tracks, recommended mixes, and music from all the albums they released. In addition, within each page, you can access and discover music from similar artists and bands.