Namory Keita

Namory Keita was born in Sangbarala, Guinea, and has been the lead djembefola for the village since 2006.

He grew up drumming with his family and friends, including Nansady Keita and Solo Keita, and has studied and worked with his uncle, djembe-master Famoudou Konate as well.

Namory is known for his love of his village, his respect for traditional music, and his infectious joy of life.