Angélique Kidjo - Metropolitan Museum of Art

Date: 10/01/11
Ages: All
Fifth Ave. @ 82nd St. - 212-535-7710

Description: Named "Africa's premiere diva" by Time magazine, the Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter performs traditional folk songs from her native Benin with fellow countryman Lionel Loueke. The rich multicultural heritage of Benin (Dahomey) is brought to life with her unique blend of Zilin vocal technique and jazz vocalese.