Music Legend Youssou N’Dour Rocks the stage and Delivers a Show-Stopping Performance!
Lusaka, Zambia, – On the evening of 25th March, 2023, music legend Youssou N’Dour took the stage at the Lusaka International Convention Centre Bonanza Estate and delivered an unforgettable performance that left the audience in awe. The Grammy award- winning artist known for his soulful voice and captivating stage presence along with his spectacular band Super Étoile de Dakar, treated the fans to a night of music that will be remembered for years to come.
The concert hosted by Michie ‘Zambia’s Sweetheart’ was opened by Zambia’s very own talented musicians Mumba Yachi, Moses Sakala and Angela Nyrienda who all brought their flair to the show. As soon as Youssou N’dour came up, his energetic stage presence and soulful vocals had the audience mesmerized from the moment he took the stage. The atmosphere was electric, the music was a fusion of different styles, including African rhythms, jazz, and soul, which created a unique sound that kept the audience engaged and energized throughout the night. The show had a special surprise as songbird Wezi took to the stage and sang the hit song ‘7 Seconds’ with the legend,the crowd erupted in cheers and screams of excitement. The concert was closed off with performances by El Mukuka and Kreative Natives.
‘‘It started as a dream, all of this would have been impossible without the support, the trust of our sponsors like our historical sponsors Total Energies Zambia because they want to trust and invest in culture.’’ Alliance Francaise de Lusaka Director, Naïl Munigilia said. He further thanked the other sponsors that included Trade Kings, Ciêla Resort and Spa, Isuzu, Zambian Breweries, New Horizon, Orca, Zanaco, Grizzly Mining Ltd, Medland Hospital, MTN, Manic Creatives, Kuatenga Media, PR Girls, CMA-CGM, AGS Movers, Phoenix Radio among others.
This historical event highlights and showcases the ongoing development of Arts and culture between Zambia and the Francophone world.