Alune Wade
Alune Wade - photo by Héla Ammar
  • country:Senegal
  • style(s):Afro Jazz
  • label:Enja Yellowbird
  • artist posted by:Delicious Tunes


Alune Wade - African Jazz & Bass Groove (Senegal/France)
“.. a supertalent” — Deutschlandfunk Kultur 2022
“a bass guitarist from Senegal, who is a must-see..” — North Sea Jazz, 2022

Alune Wade's exceptional musical talent has taken him beyond his Senegalese roots, collaborating with renowned musicians like Marcus Miller, Salif Keïta, Oumou Sangaré, and Gregory Porter. He incorporates a diverse range of influences in his compositions, from Mali's "blues" to Raï, Gnawa, Sufi, soul, and cinematic elements, as well as music from Ethiopia and jazz. Alune is a valuable link in the jazz and afrobeat scene, showcasing his creativity on his latest album and international stages. For fans of bass grooves and ethiojazz, discovering Alune Wade is a must, as he captivates with his exceptional skills and versatility.