The year 2017 begins on the right track for Visa For Music and its laureates!
Brahim El Mazned, director of Visa For Music, went to GlobalFest and APAP NYC, which took place at the beginning of January in New York, to present the music markets in Africa and the Middle East.
Hoba Hoba Spirit, (Morocco, 2014 laureate) performed in New York in front of many professionals and had a good feedback from the press, particularly the New York Times.
Kyekyeku and Karyna Gomes (2016 laureates respectively from Ghana and Guinea Bissau) and Bob Maghrib (Morocco, 2014 laureate) will be performing at Sauti za Busara festival, 9-17 February 2017 in Zanzibar.
The success of the third edition of Visa For Music, in November 2016 illustrated the growth of this event on the international stage. It became an indispensable international marketplace for World and New Music of these regions, but also a professional platform for the music industry in Morocco and countries of the South.More