Official Name: Republic of Cameroon
Capital City: Yaunde
Population: 18,060,382 (2006 estimate)
National Language: The country has two official languages: English and French. In addition, there are 24 major African languages.
Cameroon has produced lively dance music. The best known artist in the international scene is sax player Manu Dibango, whose 1970s hit song “Soul Makossa” became the first African song to reach the US top 40.
Other well known artists are http://www.worldmusiccentral.org/artists/artist_page.php?id=3916 Richard Bona and Henri Dikongue.