Legendary musician Angelique Kidjo has released a new song called “Eva”, featuring Nigerian musician Asa. The track will feature on her upcoming album “Eve” which is due for release on 28 January 2014. The record will feature several artists including Trio Teriba, Dr John, Kronos Quartet and Orchestre Philharmonique du Luxembourg.
“Eve is an album of remembrance of African women l grew up with and a testament to the pride and strength that hide behind the smile that masks everyday troubles”, she told Billboard.
It seems 2014 will be a huge year for the iconic singer as she also plans to tour the US and promote her autobiography Spirit Rising: My Life, My Music” which will be released on January 7, just three weeks before the launch of her album.