Songs from Movies

Wasis Diop

Wasis Diop (born 1950 in Dakar, Senegal) is an internationally renowned musician known for blending traditional Senegalese folk music with modern pop and jazz. The son of a Senegalese high official and member of the Lebou tribe, Diop left Senegal in the 1970s to study engineering in Paris, but once there turned to music, joining a fellow Senegalese musician, Umban Ukset, in forming the band West African Cosmos. Diop left the band in 1979 to start a solo career Read more on

Wasis Diop has 4 songs that have been featured in movies like Alice et Martin, Emmanuel's Gift and The Thomas Crown Affair. What is your favorite song by Wasis Diop?


Songs from Wasis Diop

Once in a Lifetime
African Dream
No Saint