Western Sahara: Mariem Hassan

SoundRoots introduces Mariem Hassan and the Sahraoui musical tradition “Hassan lived in a camp for 26 years, raising her five children there. A rare interview at World Music Central gives more insight into her life and her music. And for more on her people's story, check out Sahrauis: The Music of the Western Sahara, a box set with 3 CDs and a wealth of information about the Sahraoui people”.

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