Nigel Williamson has written in every issue of Songlines since #1. Previously a political correspondent on The Times, Nigel’s other passions, besides writing about music and his grandchildren, are cricket and gardening. He has also written the summaries for the artists, countries and genres on the site.
The UK-based Senegalese kora player has made a name for himself as one of the foremost innovators operating in African music today. Nigel Williamson dives into his impressive career and marvels at his myriad works to date