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Kanda Bongo Man at Nell's Jazz & Blues

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The London Jukebox, African Night Fever and Yaram proudly present the ultimate feel-good dance party with sweet Congolese soukous and tropical sunshine rhythms. Featuring the man who gave the world the infectious Kwasa Kwasa dance; Kanda Bongo Man is one of the biggest stars in world music and one of the leading exponents of African soukous music. 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 to Nell's Jazz and Blues this spring for an unforgettable sunshine experience.

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Nell's Jazz & Blues

North End Crescent
W14 8TG
0207792 1200

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