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I look at my people, and I look at those who control them - the political elite. And the sad thing is that the elites are just not interested in the welfare of the people.Youssou N'Dour
I respect music, I do. I love it.Youssou N'Dour
I think people should know more of Africa in terms of its joie de vivre, its feeling for life. In spite of the images that one knows about Africa - the economic poverty, the corruption - there's a joy to living and a happiness in community, living together, in community life, which may be missing here in America.Youssou N'Dour
I think that Sufism fits all over the world. The concept is not anything that fits standard Western ideas - it's always related to culture, to music, to religion. It is a dominant religion in Senegal.Youssou N'Dour
I'm a modern Muslim. I pray, and if I have a question, I ask someone who is more educated in the religion than me.Youssou N'Dour
In politics, sometimes you have to lie, or you make a promise that you cannot keep.Youssou N'Dour
In the West, you have always associated the Islamic faith 100 percent with Arab culture. This in itself is a fundamentalist attitude and it is mistaken.Youssou N'Dour
Islam is a peaceful religion.Youssou N'Dour
My father used to tell me about how musicians don't have respect from people and he was afraid about my future.Youssou N'Dour
Politics is politics art is art. If you play a political role, you have to stop being an artist.Youssou N'Dour
Travel teaches as much as books.Youssou N'Dour
F.A.Q. about Youssou N'Dour
When is his birthday?
Youssou N'Dour's birthday is on October 1, 1959.
In how many days is his birthday?
Youssou N'Dour's birthday is in 61 days
How old is he?
He is 61 years old.
Where is Youssou N'Dour from?
He was born in Dakar, Senegal.
Youssou N'Dour's Popularity
Youssou N'Dour is a famous Senegalese singer-songwriter, actor, and politician, who was born on October 1, 1959. As a person born on this date, Youssou N'Dour is listed in our database as the 67th most popular celebrity for the day (October 1) and the 159th most popular for the year (1959).
People born on October 1 fall under the Zodiac sign of Libra, the Scales. Youssou N'Dour is the 1874th most popular Libra.
Aside from information specific to Youssou N'Dour's birthday, Youssou N'Dour is the 10th most famous Senegalese and ranks 6th in famous people born in Dakar, Senegal.
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