Nya Soleil

September 16, 2018 - 09:00 PM

Price: 10 $

Club Balattou

4372 boul St-Laurent (corner Marie-Anne) Montréal,QC H2W 1Z5



Description of the concert:

Nya Soleil’s music is rooted in the Bamileke traditions of western Cameroon. Relying strongly on the local bend-skin and manganbeu, the artist crafts what he refers to as a bracing multi-groove Afro, enlivened with bits of Afrobeat, Afrojazz, reggae, salsa and funk. 

Nya Soleil (Cameroon)

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Biography of the artist:

Born in the New Bell district of Douala, Cameroon, songwriter, composer and guitarist Nya Soleil developed an Afro multi-groove sound, the result of a musical vision originating in his Bamileke 6/8 roots that he shaped into an invigorating Afro-jazz, bend-skin and mangambé groove in search of other worlds (Afrobeat, reggae, salsa, funk). As his name suggests, musical energy from the sun is ...

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