“Africa’s Premier Diva!” –Time Magazine
Live on Stage at the Arsht Center
Knight Concert Hall
Friday, May 31 @ 8:30 PM – One Night Only!
With influences from Nina Simone and Aretha Franklin to Carlos Santana and Jimi Hendrix – Kidjo bridges styles of jazz, Afropop, gospel, Caribben zouk, Latin, and Congolese rumba!
Hot on the heels of her PBS special (which featured the dancers from FELA on stage with the artist) and her new album release, the internationally acclaimed recording artist Angelique Kidjo returns to the Arsht Center for one performance only!
“Dynamic and unstoppable!” The New York Times
“Kidjo’s appeal cuts across not only genres, but also generations….. Kidjo proves she can rattle the rafters!” Boston Globe
“Intense! Joyful! You can dance all night long!” San Francisco Chronicle
Kidjo’s internationally celebrated repertoire includes collaborations with artists including Carlos Santana, Peter Gabriel, Alicia Keys, Josh Groban, Joss Stone, and more. Kidjo’s breathtaking voice and exuberant spirit can only be experienced at one of her magical live performances.
Don’t miss this phenomenal recording artist in her one-night-only appearance at the Arsht Center!