Bez Talks Being Honored As '40 Under 40,' and His Responsibility As an African Artist

From AfriPOP! Thu Nov 29 2012, 11:44:24

Nigerian singer Bez graces the new cover of "Applause Africa's" latest issue. The Lagos-based soul man is also being honored as one of the "40 Under 40″ inspirational and accomplished Africans in the diaspora at the magazine's African Diaspora Awards taking place on December 8th in NYC (Click here for more info). Other honorees include Singer Angelique Kidjo, CNN journo Lola Oguinnaike, social activist Saran Kaba Jones of FACEAfrica and [...]

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