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Here you will find news of the future gigs/concerts and tours of prominent African musicians in Britain/Ireland.
TOURS: currently
Kora player Sekou Keita
Songhoy Blues, 4-piece Malian rock-band
(click on the name to view dates and venues)
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Updated on: September 10, 2016

Kings Place Festival, London, Friday 9th - Sunday 11th September
African musicians in this festival weekend are: Namvula, Blick Bassy and Abdoulaye Samb
London African Music Festival, Friday 16th - Saturday 24th September
A great week of music at various venues will feature Dele Sosimi, Sally Nyolo, Sekouba Bambino, Aziza Brahim and many more.

Dobet Gnahore, Trinity Centre Bristol, Wednesday 28th September and Rich Mix London, Thursday 29th September
Dobet is a singer, dancer and percussionist from the Ivory Coast. Her incredible band bring ranges from Congolese rumba to Ziglibito from Ivory Coast carried along with jazz-like sounds
. Brought by FORWARD (Foundation for Women’s Health, Research & Development)
Felabration, Electric Ballroom, London, Friday 7th October
The Official annual celebration of the life, music and legacy of Fela Anikulapo Kuti
featuring the Dele Sosimi Afrobeat Orchestra + very special guests.
Black Umfolosi, Canada Water Cultural Space, London, Tuesday 11th October
Inspired by the traditional song and dance of southern Africa, Black Umfolosi's performances are energy driven and completely engaging, mixing a great gentleness of spirit and song with exuberant dance.