– The King of Soukous
Kanda Bongo Man is one of the biggest stars in world music and a leading exponent of African music.
Kanda Bongoman revolutionised Congolese soukous music and made it more popular than ever by changing the structure of how it was played, introducing mesmerizing guitar solos that gave birth to the famous” KWASA KWASA” DANCE
“an unforgettable, sunshine experience”
Kanda played a key role in introducing African and world music to the mainstream. Now with a huge and loyal fan base, his music still receives regular airplay on stations including BBC Radio 3 and Radio 6 Music.
With his incredible seven-piece band behind him, Kanda’s music has always been driven by optimism and happiness. His exhilarating performances are exciting and energetic yet deeply rooted in the Congolese tradition.
This is a event the whole family will enjoy!
Venue: St Mary in the Castle. 7 Pelham Crescent, Hastings, United Kingdom TN34 3AF Phone: +44 1424 715880
Buy your tickets early to hear Kanda Bongoman and the joyous music and dance of central Africa Live.
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