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Susana Baca

  • Nells Jazz & Blues 3 North End Road London, England, SW6 1PD United Kingdom (map)

Susana Baca

Twice winner of the coveted Latin American Grammy Award, for the Best Folk Album for Lamento Negro in 2002 and again for her participation in the Latin-American super group Los Super Seven which included Mexican stars from Los Lobos and the Brazilian legend Caetano Veloso, Susana Baca is the singer who has introduced Afro-Peruvian music to the world.

The musical legacy of the Africans who created communities along the Peruvian coast is her passion. Her whole life has been dedicated to celebrating her African heritage keeping the irresistible rhythms of her ancestors alive.

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Earlier Event: May 17
Ladysmith Black Mambazo (2nd night)
Later Event: May 22
Roberto Fonseca (1st night)