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Angélique Kidjo

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Angélique Kidjo artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music

Concerts

L-R: Lizz Wright, Angelique Kidjo and Dianne Reeves perform at the 2011 Detroit Jazz Festival.

January 1, 2012 Angelique Kidjo, Dianne Reeves and Lizz Wright perform songs of empowerment and love.

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April 8, 2010 Hear a complete concert the West African world-music star recorded for WFUV in New York City.

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Studio Sessions

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March 26, 2012 Hear from King Sunny Ade, Angélique Kidjo and Bela Fleck; plus Ry Cooder on Buena Vista Social Club.

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April 8, 2010 Kidjo puts her own spin on songs by her favorite artists on her latest album, Oyo.

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May 1, 2007 Kidjo fuses Afro-funk, salsa, reggae, gospel, jazz and more with American rock, pop and soul.

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Interviews & Profiles

Angélique Kidjo's new album, Eve, showcases the voices of women from Kenya and her home country of Benin.

January 25, 2014 The singer's latest album showcases the voices of women from Kenya and her home country of Benin.

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April 8, 2010 Kidjo's new album, Oyo, pays tribute to some of the artists who influenced her.

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May 1, 2007 Kidjo fuses Afro-funk, salsa, reggae, gospel, jazz and more with American rock, pop and soul.

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Reviews

Angélique Kidjo's 10th album, Eve, is dedicated to the women of Africa.

January 29, 2014 Kidjo's latest album started when she was swept into a group of singing women in Kenya.

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More Stories

Angélique Kidjo's new album, Eve, comes out Jan. 28.

January 19, 2014 In any language, the power of Kidjo's unflappable voice transcends any native tongue.

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  • Album: Oyo
  • Artist: Angelique Kidjo
  • Label: Razor & Tie Music
  • Released: 2010
 

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  • Album: Djin Djin
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  • Album: Eve
  • Artist: Angélique Kidjo
  • Label: 429 Records
  • Released: 2014