With her sophomore album, Dobet Gnahoré successfully blends upbeat African grooves with delicate ballads within her poly-national band. Na Afriki displays Dobet Gnahoré’s powerful singing and appealing melodies, expanding on the talent shown in her debut album Ano Neko. The CD is packaged in a beautiful matte-finish digipak with a 32-page booklet of song lyrics, English translations and striking exclusive artist photos.
Widely considered one of contemporary African music's most exciting new talents, Dobet Gnahoré has astounded audiences with her thrilling stage presence, appealing melodies and powerful singing. Gnahoré's striking new CD moves from delicate ballads to upbeat African grooves, and serves as a resounding introduction to this voice of the future.
"Wow! This is one helluva talented artist. Powerful singing combined with a charismatic stage presence, original choreography, and a theatricality that reminded me of Marie Daulne of Zap Mama."