Reggae and Afro-Dancehall icon Stonebwoy is gearing up for a remarkable performance alongside the legendary Angélique Kidjo at her 40th Anniversary concert, taking place at the illustrious Royal Albert Hall on November 17, 2023.
Angélique Kidjo, a highly accomplished Beninese singer-songwriter and a five-time Grammy Award winner, is all set to celebrate four decades of her remarkable career by gracing the stage with a captivating performance that will encompass her extensive catalog of hits. She will be joined by her band and the Chineke Orchestra to create a truly unforgettable evening.
This extraordinary event is a part of the EFG London Jazz Festival and serves as a tribute to the exceptional career of Africa’s beloved pop sensation, often hailed as ‘Africa’s premier diva.’ The celebration promises to feature a lineup of renowned musicians, including the soulful singer Laura Mvula, Grammy-nominated trumpeter Ibrahim Maalouf, and Senegalese superstar Youssou N’Dour.
Adding to the grandeur of this occasion is Ghana’s highly decorated reggae and dancehall artist, Stonebwoy. His participation in this momentous event adds to the festivities, paying tribute to the extraordinary career of the African diva. Stonebwoy’s vibrant and positive energy is expected to infuse a unique charm into the concert, reflecting his dedication to crafting exceptional music that transcends cultural boundaries.
It’s worth noting that Stonebwoy recently unveiled the prestigious music video for his latest single, “Manodzi,” which features the exceptional Angélique Kidjo. This song is part of his 5th Dimension album, a project that has garnered significant attention and is under consideration for a Grammy award nomination.