Interview with Corey Harris about his book on Ali Farka Toure,soon to be published. by Music With No Borders published on 2013/08/04 13:17:39 +0000 Interview with Corey Harris about his book on Ali Farka Toure,soon to be published. Corey was a friend of Ali Farka Toure,they recorded and composed music together and they also spend alot of time together,today Corey is honoring Ali Farka Toure by releasing the first ever written biography about him. The book features quotes by other musicians who were close to Ali such as Oumar Toure, Bassekou Kouyate and Samba Toure. Corey Harris (born February 21, 1969, Denver, Colorado) is an American blues and reggae musician, currently residing in Virginia. Along with Keb' Mo' and Alvin Youngblood Hart, he raised the flag of acoustic guitar blues in the mid-1990s. He was featured on the 2003 PBS television mini-series, The Blues, in an episode directed by Martin Scorsese.