Extensive North American touring
Djama released by Jericho Beach Music
African Guitar Summit album released by CBC Records, and nominated for a JUNO Award.
Néné re-release nominated for a Canadian Urban Music Award
African Guitar Summit concert at Glenn Gould Studio in Toronto
Performances at European music festivals as part of Canada Council-sponsored Sonic Wave Tour
Re-release of JUNO-nominated Néné by Bafing Productions
Selected for Eurotour 03, (only 6 selected from the 284 applicants for this Canada Council initiative)
Filmed for Un Aire de Famille, TV series aired on TFO, ARTV, Radio-Canada
Music video Freedom released by Jericho Beach Music
The Journey wins Best Global at Canada’s JUNO Awards
The Journeywins Best Canadian Global Independent Release
The Journeynominated for Best World Album at The West Coast Music Awards
The Journeyreleased by Jericho Beach Music
Best of Both Worlds documentary released by BRAVO TV
Extensive touring including Knitting Factory (NYC), Houston International World Festival, Sierra Nevada World Music Festival
The Message wins Best World Music Album at The West Coast Music Awards
The Message wins Best Global at Canada’s JUNO Awards
Extensive touring including Chicago World Music Festival, Montreal Jazz, Hollywood Bowl (LA).
The Message released by BMG/Wicklow
Futur wins Best World Musicat The Pacific Music Industry Awards
Aduna released by Tinder Records
Futur released by Bafing Productions and nominated for a JUNO Best Global Release
Nenereleased by Bafing Productions, and nominated for a JUNO Best Global Release
Alpha Diallo forms his independent label, Bafing Productions based in Vancouver BC
International touring as lead guitarist with Fatala.
BCAO Song of the year for composition Les filles de mon pays
Sorsornet Rhythm de Boke compilation released in Guinea.