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  1. mbalax(Noun)

    A genre of popular dance music chiefly performed in Senegal and The Gambia

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  1. Mbalax

    Mbalax is the national popular dance music of Senegal and the Gambia. Mbalax is a fusion of popular Western music and dance such as jazz, soul, Latin, and rock blended with sabar, the traditional drumming and dance music of Senegal. The genre's name derived from the heavy use of accompanying rhythms used in sabar called mbalax.


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