Tinariwen win Grammy for Best World Music Album

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Congrats to 'Tinariwen' !!!

Up against three other nominees, the Touareg group Tinariwen receives a Best World Music Album Grammy for its 'Tassili' desert sessions' at the 54th Annual Grammy Awards ceremony in Los Angeles February 12th 2012.

Their beginnings come out of conflict and turmoil.  Now they say they want their music to help build a new tomorrow for everyone who hears it. 

Other nominees for Best World Music Album included three-time winners Ladysmith Black Mambazo, AfroCubism, and Femi Kuti.
 

Published Monday Feb 13 '12