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Watch:Fatoumata Diawara’s Performance At The Pre-Grammy Celebration

Watch Fatoumata Diawara perform “Negue Negue (Let’s Have Fun)” at the premier showcase for the 61st Grammy ceremony. The artist brought her guitar along and demonstrated why her 2018 sophomore album Fenfo (Something To Say) resonated with so many people. Diawara’s performance was also a celebration of her nomination for Best World Music Album. 


Fatoumata Diawara Set To Perform With Seun Kuti At Pre-Grammy Show

Malian singer-songwriter, guitarist and actress Fatoumata Diawara is celebrating the Best World Music Album Grammy nomination for her debut album Fenfo (Something To Say). The artist used her first offering to address social issues including arranged marriages, female genital mutilation and domestic violence. Her single, “Nterini” streamed over one million times in 2018 and ended up on Barack Obama’s favorite songs of the year list. She will perform at the Pre-Grammy showcase hosted by Shaggy at the Mircosoft Theater in Los Angeles before the main telecast and will stream live at 3:30 AM ET at Grammy.com