THE BEST FROM AFRICA 2016! *KASAI MASAI *ALIM KAMARA: Soukous Vs Hip Hop – Congo Meet Sierra Leone


We are delighted to start "The BEST From AFRICA" Series 2016 with a world class double bill:
Following the release of the Great Man EP, Alim will be releasing his brand new CD on the night. Be the first to hear his new tracks!

-KASAI MASAI ( Soukous - Congo)
Urban Equatorial Funk
First class exponents of the Soukous style of music, Kasai Masai aren’t known for doing things by halves.
Based in London, and led by Voodoo King, Nickens Nkoso, Kasai Masai mix the traditional sound of the equatorial African village with a distinctive urban edge. The band’s fast-paced style of Soukous and African Rumba is impossible to stay still to.
From the plains to the soaring heights, theirs is a sound that will transport you to a land where music is more than just entertainment, they will take you to a place where it is a way of life.

(Award winning story teller & Hip Hop artist)

A hip hop artist that captivates audience with his realness by being both open and honest. His delivery has carried him to places such as Canada, USA and The Netherlands to name a few. He rocks crowds with energy and thought provoking lyrics that safely carry you through a roller coaster of emotions.

Merging his charisma and enthusiasm for personal development, Alim has delivered storytelling and inspirational talks and performances to schools, colleges, Office of Deputy Prime Minister and The NHS to name a few. His seminars have been described as life-changing and funny. Sharing personal stories and simple techniques accessible to all, no wonder he keeps getting requested.

Through his charity movement A-Scholars International Movement, Alim and the team provide educational materials and fees for children in Gbinti, Sierra Leone. Over 2000 children have benefited from this program. With future plans in place, that number is sure to soar with aspirations for the next generation.


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