‘Désolé’ features Malian superstar Fatoumata Diawara, and is sung in three languages - French, English and Bambara.
“Making Désolé with Fatou was a real moment for me, you know,” says Gorillaz’ Russel. “She’s an African Queen. This lady made the song what it is, beautiful, like life. What can I say about ‘Désolé’? They say sorry is the hardest word, but that’s not true… Try saying antidisestablishmentarianism with a mouth full of gluten free cronuts on a speed boat without licking your lips.”
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