GOJE (WEST AFRICA)

by HAJI MAJI

This record features West African fiddle music of the Hausa people, played on the goje, a one string gourd fiddle, covered with lizard skin.
The Hausa are one of the largest ethnic groups in West Africa, centered mainly in Nigeria, and are predominately Islamic.
Hausa is the 2nd largest African language after Swahili.

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