Blick Bassy returns to Liverpool this year as part of Africa Oyé’s celebrations

By Vicky Pea
Thu 20 July, 2017

Africa Oyé and Mellowtone add another international star to their series of live celebratory dates. 

As part of Africa Oyé’s continuing 25th anniversary celebrations, singer-songwriter Blick Bassy has announced a live date at the Liverpool Philharmonic Hall’s Music Room.

Accompanied by his three piece band and in association with Mellowtone the date follows of from the recent release of Akö to much critical acclaim.

Sung in Bassa (one of many languages spoke in Cameroon), the record garnered high profile attention across borders, most noticeably in France where the album was recorded.

The announcement is the latest addition in a series of shows that also sees Kanda Bongo Man and Omar Sosa & Seckou Keita both take to the Philharmonic this Autumn.

Blick Bassy plays the Philharmonic’s Music Room on November 25th 2017.

Tickets are on sale now.