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Batonga Founder, Angelique Kidjo, wins third Grammy Award for Best World Music Album

16th February 2016

Angelique-Kidjo-wins-third-career-grammy-2016Congratulations to Batonga’s founder, Angélique Kidjo, on winning her third Grammy Award! We couldn’t be more proud.

Angelique’s accomplishments and her role as a philanthropist and advocate for girls’ education continue to inspire youth around the world to pursue an education and follow their dreams!

““Africa is on the rise. Africa is positive. Africa is joyful.” These were the words of Beninese songstress Angelique Kidjo as she collected the prize for the Best World Music Album at the Grammy Awards on Monday.

The award was the third Grammy Kidjo has collected in her career, and her second consecutive one in the World Music category. She has been described as “the undisputed queen of African music” and “Africa’s greatest living diva,” and was featured on the cover of Forbes Afrique top 100 most influential women issue in May 2015.”

Source: Newsweek Read the full article here!

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Angélique Kidjo coming to the DMV area Dec 5th!

10th November 2015

For all those located in the DMV area, we’re excited to announce that our founder, Angélique Kidjo, will be performing at The Clarice in College Park, MD on Saturday, December 5th!

For more information and tickets, please visit the Clarice’s website.

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Please join us Nov. 3rd for an intimate evening with Angelique Kidjo at ABC Carpet & Home!

16th October 2015

 

Attention all Batonga supporters and Angelique Kidjo fans in the New York area! We hope you will join us November 3rd for a unique evening and concert at ABC Carpet & Home. Click here to purchase tickets while there’s still time!

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Batonga Founder, Angelique Kidjo, wins third Grammy Award for Best World Music Album

Congratulations to Batonga’s founder, Angélique Kidjo, on winning her third …

Angélique Kidjo coming to the DMV area Dec 5th!

For all those located in the DMV area, we’re excited to …

Please join us Nov. 3rd for an intimate evening with Angelique Kidjo at ABC Carpet & Home!

 
Attention all Batonga supporters and Angelique Kidjo fans in the …

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