Here we go with one of the major influence of African music. We are presenting to you a woman who has been the role model of many top african artistes since 90s till now. Angélique Kpasseloko Hinto Hounsinou Kandjo Manta Zogbin Kidjo is a great woman from Benin Republic who adopted the stage name Angelique Kidjo.
Angelique Kidjo has been involved in countless hits since kickstarting her career in the 80s. From releasing various albums to winning multiple awards including the biggest one; Grammy award in 2019.
She has been associated with many top artistes and influences her music with the genre of afrobeats, afro-pop, gospel, World Music, Reggae etc. Having worked with many record labels, she has many albums to her name.
In her music, she harnesses the use of original african instruments and most of her songs sounds so real and actually more of african that she is. That is say to that Angelique Kidjo is a major influencer of African music. With her uniqueness, her awards are too numerous to mention. The only Grammy Award holder in africa.
Her album ‘Celia‘ which was released in 2019 under Decca Records, France got her the grammy once as Best World Music Album defeating Nigerian superstar and the African Giant crooner Burna Boy.
‘Celia‘ is a ten tracks album and we are gonna be giving you all tracks from the album download.
You can buy the album here
We are taking this sixth track titled ‘Elegua’ from the the album.
|No. of Downloads:||68|
|Audio size:||6.1 MB|
|Date:||May 23, 2020|