Angélique Kidjo is one of the greatest forces in African music, a creative energy with twelve international albums to her name. In 2007, her album DjinDjin received a Grammy Award.
Angélique Kidjo is a Grammy Award winner, tireless campaigner for women’s health and education in Africa, a UNICEF Peace Ambassador and also, with a 20 year discography, 12 albums and thousands of concerts around the world, a gifted performer and prolific songwriter. On Eve, her latest album, and Savoy Records debut, named for her own mother as well as the mythical “mother of all living,” the Benin born, singer/songwriter builds on this ever-evolving legacy. She has collaborated with the greats from the Jazz and Pop worlds—including Philip Glass, Peter Gabriel, Branford Marsalis, Dianne Reeves, Herbie Hancock, Bono, Josh Groban, and Alicia Keys as well as Bluesfest alumni Carlos Santana, Dave Matthews, Dr John, John Legend and Joss Stone. Don’t miss the return of Angélique Kidjo to Australia – you can be sure her performances will be very special!
Angélique Kidjo 2015 Australian Tour
Brisbane Powerhouse – 4 April 2015
Canberra Theatre Centre – 8 April 2015
Melbourne Recital Centre – 10 April 2015
Sydney Opera House: Concert Hall – 12 April 2015