This concert is presented by

Angelique Kidjo

A premier diva, four-times laureate at the Grammy Awards, author of eight records which have all reached the tops of the charts, an engaged artist (she has been a Goodwill Ambassador for UNICEF for several years, has created the Batonga Foundation for women's education in Africa, and was listed as as one of the "100 most inspiring women in the World" by The Guardian), Angelique Kidjo is a true icon.

The Verbier Festival has invited the Benin-born singer who will set the Combins' stage on fire with her hits Agolo, We We, Adouma, Wombo Lombo, Afirika ou Batonga, inspired by zouk, pop and jazz musics, gospels...

Picture: Angelique Kidjo © Jed Root

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Broadcast date : Aug. 1, 2012, 5 p.m.

Angelique Kidjo

Movie director : Isabelle Soulard

Location : Salle des Combins (Verbier, Switzerland)
Production date : 2012

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