Quotes by Youssou N'Dour

About Youssou N'Dour:

Youssou N'Dour is a Senegalese singer, percussionist, songwriter, composer, occasional actor, businessman and a politician. In 2004, Rolling Stone described him as, "perhaps the most famous singer alive" in Senegal and much of Africa. From April 2012 to October 2012, he was Senegal's Minister of Tourism and Culture, and from October 2012 to September 2013, he was Senegal's Minister of Tourism and Leisure.

Author Bio

  • NameYoussou N'Dour
  • DescriptionSenegalese politician
  • BornOctober 1, 1959
  • CountrySenegal
  • ProfessionPolitician; Singer-songwriter
  • AwardsPrince Claus Awards