Bilgho Akaramata Kora, also known as Bil Aka Kora (born April 25, 1971, Pô, Burkina Faso) is a musician. He was one of the 17 children of Mahama and Teoura Bilgho. He is married to Astride, and is the father of Korane Prisca. Bil Aka Kora's sound draws upon traditional music from the language, instruments, rhythm and themes of the south of Burkina Faso.
... Kora hopes to become more famous both in Africa and internationally ... He hopes to win the KORA, a musical festival in South Africa ... The KORA rewards talented African and African Diaspora musicians ...
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