There's more to Angolan music than Kuduro

From Africa is a Country Thu Feb 28 2013, 06:00:15

Angola has an underappreciated independent music scene. It's no worth denying that kuduro is our biggest export, and when you mention Angola to most savvy music fans they will instantly identify it with Cabo Snoop and perhaps Buraka Som Sistema, although the latter is more easily recognized as a Portuguese act. For all of kuduro's [...]

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