Kanda Bongo Man

Nells, London.

Kanda Bongo Man

3 North End Crescent

London

W14 8TG

  • Nearest Tube: West Kensington (3mins)
  • Bus: 74, 190, 430, N74 & N97

Info@nellsjazzandblues.com

This event is for 18 and over - No refunds will be issued for under 18s.

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GENERAL ADMISSION £16.50 (£15.00) Transaction fee applicable *

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Nell's welcomes... Kanda Bongo Man is one of the biggest stars in world music and one of the leading exponents of Africa, Kanda revolutionised the Congolese favourite music of soukous after parting with Orchestra Belle Mambo to take up a solo career in Paris in 1979.He is most famous for his structural changes he implemented to soukous music with mesmerizing guitar solos that gave birth to the famous” KWASA KWASA” DANCE

Championed by John Peel and Andy Kershaw in the late 80s, 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.
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.
With his incredible seven-piece band behind him, don’t miss Kanda Bongo Man bring the joyous music and dance of central Africa   for an unforgettable sunshine experience.