CBC: 5 new female world music singers you should hear

Schon verrückt, welche Wege es manchmal geht. Wir freuen uns sehr über den Ritterschlag von CBC (Canadian Broadcasting Corporation), die Niasony zu den 5 neuen beachtenswerten Frauenstimmen der World Music  zählt:

5 New Female world singers you should hear

With the pantheon of world music divas including powerful singers like Angelique Kidjo, Cesaria Evora and Lila Downs, you can imagine how some might stick with the tried and true and miss out on up-and-comers. But we’re not going to let that happen.

Here are five singers less known and recorded than the aforementioned divas. […]

Weiterlesen: http://music.cbc.ca/#/blogs/2013/8/5-new-female-world-music-singers-you-should-hear

PHOTO (La Yegros, YouTube; design by Samantha Smith/CBC Music)

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"AFRO represents my roots and PLASTIQUE the poverty I'll never forget - my first pair of sandals was plastic." Niasony says, who came from Congo to Gemany at the age of 13. With an under the skin getting voice the new Congolese Diva sings about her soul, which is torn between Africa and Europe. Her music represents an melange of urban Afrobeats, traditional Soukous and driving Reggae.

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