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The father of mbalax, a jumping, intoxicating blend of African, Caribbean and pop rhythms, N’Dour’s voice has been called one of the finest in the world. The two-time Grammy® nominee has an amazing 4 to 5 octave range and sings in English, French, Fulani, Serer and his native Wolof. During his career Youssou has collaborated with a lengthy list of influential artists including Peter Gabriel, Paul Simon, Bob Dylan, Neneh Cherry, and Branford Marsalis, and wrote The Beauty of the World at Play, the official anthem of FIFA, soccer’s world governing organization.

With his energizing rhythms and soaring vocals, Youssou N’Dour’s music breaks down all language and cultural barriers. This Collector’s DVD Edition highlights the man, the music, and the culture that made him Africa’s most influential and prominent performer.

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80 minutes
DVD Audio, Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround, Dolby Master 96k, Hi Res 96khz 5.1 Surround
The Heartbeat of Senegal: A close look at 9 traditional African instruments
Youssou and His Roots Inside Senegal - includes live footage of African Tribal Ceremonies Inside Youssou - Youssou shares his passion for music and Senegal, Discography, CD-ROM French Only