Angelique Kidjo

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Birthday
14, 1960
Birthplace
Cotonou, Benin
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
14, 1960 (age 58)
Birthplace
Cotonou, Benin

About

Grammy-winning singer from Benin, Africa who has performed at many prominent events and venues, including the 2012 Fifa World Cup Kickoff Concert (alongside Shakira) and a sold-out performance at Carnegie Hall.

Before Fame

She began singing at a young age, and rose to prominence for her powerful voice.

Trivia

She was nominated for a Grammy award for the music video for her song "Agolo," and won a Grammy for her album DJIN DJIN.

Family Life

She was born in Cotonou, Benin.

Associated With

She had the opportunity to sing for Nelson Mandela at the 46664 Concert in Cape Town, South Africa.