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Thursday, March 27, 2008

Africa Celebrates U2



Slated for release on April 1, In The Name Of Love: Africa Celebrates U2 is a tribute to U2 featuring covers of classic U2 songs by Grammy Award-winning and up-and-coming African artists including Angelique Kidjo, Les Nubians, Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars, Vieux Farka Touré, Vusi Mahlasela and the Soweto Gospel Choir. The album was inspired by Bono's direct philanthropic impact via the launch of the ONE campaign and (RED), and his poignant outspoken public commentary on the immediate financial needs facing Africa. Deluxe packaging includes detailed info on the home countries of the artists, and information about nonprofit organizations that are making a difference.
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Get more details at: www.africacelebratesu2.com

2 comments:

Gospel Song Writer said...

I cant wait for the release.

Kaysha said...

Just heard it at Helen's from Les Nubians house... Going to buy on itunes