Series five features Electric Jalaba who fuse traditional North African gnawa with contemporary electronica; creative force of nature K.O.G. known for his euphoric afro-fusion sound; and virtuosic Senegalese singer, songwriter and kora player Diabel Cissokho with his band.
The concerts are presented by African Night Fever and Yaram Arts in partnership with B:Music; Brewery Arts, Kendal; Brighton Dome; Bristol Beacon; and Usher Hall, Edinburgh, and supported by Arts Council England.
African Night Fever
has been bringing the best musicians from Africa and the African diaspora to audiences in Brighton and beyond
for over 15 years.
is the UK's leading music development agency
specialising in African artists. Now with 20 concerts in the series, Africa in the Lounge has attracted thousands of viewers from the UK and around the world.
Ebou Touray, of African Night Fever, said:
"We're delighted to present another series of Africa in the Lounge, live streams of the highest quality, with top calibre artists, beamed from Brighton to audiences all over the UK and beyond."