Asnakech Worku — Asnakech (featuring Hailu Mergia) Out November 16

Asnakech Worku's krar performances featuring Hailu Mergia

There is perhaps no woman more cherished in modern Ethiopian history than Asnakech Worku. As a musician, actress, dancer and cultural icon, Asnakech inspired and challenged society for decades, until her death in 2011. She was an internationally-celebrated performer of Ethiopia’s ancient harp, the krar, making her one of the most visible female musicians of the 20th century.



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