Kora music

Sousou & Maher Cissoko

Sweden & Senegal

Discover the magic of Sousou & Maher Cissoko, an extraordinary duo that captures hearts worldwide.
Sousou is one of the very few classically trained female Kora players in the world, on top of being a guitar player and singer-songwriter with a distinctively powerful and passionate voice. Maher, hailing from a renowned lineage of Kora players, carries a rich family heritage spanning centuries in West Africa and beyond.

His virtuosic Kora playing is matched by his prowess as a singer-songwriter and a voice that is both unique and inspiring.

Together, Sousou and Maher form an award-winning musical partnership, captivating audiences with their enchanting performances. Their joyful and infectious songs, sung in five different languages, transcend boundaries and ignite a sense of unity. As a family, they bridge two cultures, while as a duo exploring the realm of world music, they create beautiful new worlds through their artistry.

Prepare to be uplifted as their music fills the air, creating carefree vibes that will keep you singing and smiling well into the night. Experience the irresistible charm and captivating melodies of Sousou & Maher Cissoko—a musical journey that will warm your heart.