International Gospel and Roots Festival in Benin (Festival "Gospel et Racines" au Bénin)

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Country and Region BeninLittoral
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Cotonou, Littoral Benin
Festival Description

The International Festival Gospel and Racines presents sacred music concerts and has featured several artists of reputation—including Manu Dibango, Domenica Coco, Tanya St Valley, King Mensah Aicha Koné etc. African artwork, music workshops for the artists and professionals, a cultural fair and a picnic with Ouidah round out the festivities.

Festival Dates July 27 - August 3, 2008

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Articles and Reviews:
  • West Africa: 5th edition of Gospel and Roots Festival, by Franck Raoul Pedro (The Other Daily, July 28, 2008);=fr&u;=


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