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New York City, New York 10003

Singer Khaira Arby, born in a village not far from the famed city of Timbutku, is firmly planted in the desert sand. Her creativity flows in part from the people of her home region of Northern Mali--the young musicians in her band all hail from Timbuktu--and from their past and present struggles.

Added by Upcoming Robot on September 9, 2010