Tinariwen wins GRAMMY for Best World Music Album!


Photo Credit: Thomas Dorn

Congratulations to Tinariwen who carried away the Best World Music Album for Tassili last night at the 54th Annual GRAMMY Awards! The award caps off a year full of critical acclaim for the Tuareg desert musicians, based in Mali. Tassili was released in the US on August 29th, 2011 through Anti Records.

For a complete list of the winners and nominees, please check out the official website for the GRAMMYS.

Tinariwen and bureauexport collaborated for their recent United State tour with the group benefiting from bureauexport‘s support around their online, print, and television promotional campaigns.