Play now 18 mins
In a special edition of The Strand, Audrey Brown talks to Angélique Kidjo – often heralded as Africa’s première diva – about her singing, her new album collaborating with Diane Reeves and Branford Marsalis and about her philanthropic work.
Plus of course we hear plenty of the magnificent sound of Kidjo’s singing from Spirit Rising.
This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.