Angélique Kidjo

Angelique Kidjo

2020-02-13–A Conversation with Angelique Kidjo (black jacket) moderated by Dr. Lauren Eldridge Stewart (pink sweater).

This event featured three-time Grammy winner Angélique Kidjo, in conversation with Lauren Eldridge Stewart, assistant professor of ethnomusicology. Born in Benin, Kidjo is a true global superstar who has recorded 13 albums and performed at top venues around the world. Kidjo discussed her career, influences, and musical journey and celebrated the electrifying rhythms, vocals and sounds of Africa with music from throughout her storied career.