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The 5 Songs That Shaped Angélique Kidjo

Beninese two-time Grammy winner Angélique Kidjo shares the 5 songs that shaped her.


Salif Keita: "Cono"

"The first time I heard the album Soro, it inspired me so much: IT showed me how to present the beauty of African traditional music in a modern way without losing its spirit. The modern musical arrangement was like a great frame around a precious gem that was voice of Salif and song." –Angélique Kidjo

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