Little Dragon: Pretty Girls

Music video for “Pretty Girls”, from the album Nabuma Rubberband
Video directed by Nabil

Keepers of History: Griot and Griottes

Photo Design Credit: Zess 

Griots—masters of words and music, Tom Hale calls them in his book, Griots and Griottes—have been around for a millennium. Over time, the griots’ function has changed as society evolved. Once, the male griots and female griottes were historians, genealogists, advisers to nobility, entertainers, messengers, praise singers—the list goes on.

Educational sources

Modern Griots

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