After His Assassination, A Pakistani Artist's Family Keeps His Song Alive

Pakistani cyclists ride past a wall image of late Sufi musician Amjad Sabri alongside a street in Karachi on June 27, 2016.Asif Hassan/AFP/Getty Imageshide caption

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After His Assassination, A Pakistani Artist's Family Keeps His Song Alive

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Why Was A Prominent Muslim Musician Gunned Down In Pakistan?

Relatives comfort Mujjudid Sabri (front, center), son of Pakistani singer Amjad Sabri, who was killed Wednesday in an attack by gunmen in Karachi.Rizwan Tabassum/AFP/Getty Imageshide caption

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A Labor Of Love For Mid-Century Moroccan Musical Diversity

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'Music Of Morocco': A Labor Of Love For Mid-Century Moroccan Musical Diversity

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'Wake Up You!' Explores The Transitional, Post-War Rock 'N' Roll Of Nigeria

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'Wake Up You!' Explores The Transitional, Post-War Rock 'N' Roll Of Nigeria

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Vân-Ánh Võ's 'The Odyssey' Tells Refugee Stories Past And Present

Vân-Ánh Võ was inspired by the plight of refugees to create a concert piece called The Odyssey: From Vietnam to America."Courtesy of Yerba Buena Center for the Artshide caption

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Vân-Ánh Võ's 'The Odyssey' Tells Refugee Stories Past And Present

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Songs We Love: Tokyo Black Star, 'Mitokomon'

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Songs We Love: Christos Baniakas, 'Eseis Padia Vlahopoila'

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11Eseis Padia Vlahopoila

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Songs We Love: Bombino, 'Akhar Zaman (This Moment)'

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01Akhar Zaman (This Moment)

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Rokia Traoré's Commitment To Her Culture

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Rokia Traoré's Commitment To Her Culture

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