Musicians call for peace in Central African Republic

February 5, 2014

WBEZ

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Senegalese Youssou Ndour is recording a song for peace with CAR artist Idylle Mamba.

Senegalese musician Youssou Ndour, who is Muslim, has teamed up with CAR artist Idylle Mamba, a Christian. The two are recording a song for peace and calling for an end to the violence in the CAR. We'll take a look at the country's musical traditions.