Tag Archives: Madagascar

Daily Discovery: Niu Raza – Reko (Dance Visual)

Daily Discovery: Niu Raza – Reko (Dance Visual)

New York-based Malagasy singer/songwriter Niu Raza recently released a “dance visual” for her single ‘Reko’ part of her latest album Mm-hmm.   The work, shot by Hobiana Rabiazamaholy and choreographed Alisson Myrea, is an “ode to Malagasy women’s strength, beauty and talent“.  
Preview: Toko Telo UK Tour (UK-wide; 17th to 29th April 2018)

Preview: Toko Telo UK Tour (UK-wide; 17th to 29th April 2018)

It is an injustice how Madagascar is rarely given the attention that its diverse and spellbindingly soulful music so often deserves. So, when attention is given, one must absolutely seize the opportunity to be immersed in the beautiful musical wizardry of the world’s fourth-largest island. Our much smaller island is...
Preview: Hanitra @ Sands Films (London, 19th July 2017)

Preview: Hanitra @ Sands Films (London, 19th July 2017)

If you know a bit about Madagascar and its culture, you should also have heard about Hanitra. Because if South Africa had Miriam Makeba, Cape Verde has Cesaria Evora and Benin has Angelique Kidjo, it’s fair to say that Madagascar resounds to Hanitra’s chords. Since her debut, in the late...