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Amadou and Mariam
When Ben Harper announced his last-minute cancellation due to a skateboarding accident, blind Malian Afro-pop duo Amadou & Mariam stepped up to the plate. The duo delivered a set of seething funk, smooth vocals from the husband-and-wife duo and sexy moves from the back-up dancers. Amadou and Mariam's performance left the audience at Bab Makina asking, ?Ben who??
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