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Janka Nabay: The Bubu King of Sierra Leone

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Janka Nabay and the Bubu Gang. (Photo: Bubu Gang)

Janka Nabay is known in his native Sierra Leone as the Bubu King.

Bubu is a kind of high-energy music.

Nabay fled the aftermath of Sierra Leone's civil war and he is now in the US, with a new band, playing the music from home.

Mirissa Neff has his story.

Schedule: Janka Nabay and the Bubu Gang at SXSW.

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