|Mali is one of the few countries to export its culture in North America. This cultural vitality finds its origin in the Malian traditions.
The interpretation of the millenary traditions by a new generation of talented artists explains the radiation of Cultural Productions in Mali at the global level.
Salif Keita, Oumou Sangaré, Ali Farka Touré, Kar Kar, Habib Koité, Rokia Traoré, friend Koita, Kandia Kouyaté (to mention only those) made known Malian music to the four corners of the world.
The oral tradition, including the griots are the depositaries, has enabled the country to keep the stories the most fabulous recounting the life and senior facts of the heroes who have been the builders of the great empires that have preceded the current Mali.