THE WORLD IS YOUR TOWN
Ouidah, Beninborn vocalist Angélique Kidjo is no stranger to grandeur; Fifa, her 1996 soul-pop effort, featured more than 100 singers, percussionists, and woodwind players (plus one Carlos Santana). And in her 22 years of Afro-pop jazz, shes learned to deliver this ambition in her live show; a Kidjo event includes ebullient funk jams, excitable banter, and rhythmic fusion to match her rich, nuanced voice. Town Hall is the only place in town to contain her imperial charisma.
Fri., March 26, 8 p.m., 2010
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