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Ejigayehu Shibabaw, or Gigi as she is popularly known, is one of the most successful contemporary Ethiopian singers worldwide. Coming from an ancient tradition of song originating in the Ethiopian Church, she has brought the music of Ethiopia to wider appreciation and developed it in combination with a wide variety of styles.

Discography

  • Tsehay, 1997
  • One Ethiopia, 1998
  • Gigi (Guramayle), 2001
  • Illuminated Audio, 2003
  • Abyssinia Infinite: Zion Roots, 2003
  • Gold & Wax, 2006

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