Daily Discovery: N’Faly Kouyaté – Premiers Pas

N’Faly Kouyaté, an artist hailing from Guinea and a member of the renowned Afro Celt Sound System, has recently released his latest single, “Premiers Pas,” anticipating his upcoming UK tour. Sung in a fusion of French and Malinké languages, the song conveys Africa’s pursuit of autonomy.

The release is complemented by a visually captivating music video shot in South Africa, symbolizing continental unity in the quest for freedom. “Premiers Pas” stands as a compelling anthem, advocating for global recognition of Africa’s right to self-determination.

N’Faly Kouyaté’s unique musical style, known as Afrotronix, brings a contemporary blend of electronic and traditional elements. Speaking about the new single, he expressed, “I am raising a cry with ‘Premiers Pas’ to demand total autonomy for Africa. This song is the expression of the determination of an entire continent to finally take control of its destiny.”

As part of his UK tour, N’Faly Kouyaté will be performing nine shows across various locations, starting at Southampton’s Turner Sims on the 8th of February and including stops in Exeter, Manchester, Liverpool, London, and more:

  • 08/02/2024 – Southampton @ Turner Sims
  • 10/02/2024  – Isle Of Man @ Centenary Arts
  • 11/02/2024 – Bradford-on-Avon @ Wiltshire Music Centre
  • 14/02/2024 – Exeter @ Phoenix
  • 15/02/2024 – Manchester @ Band on the Wall
  • 16/02/2024 – Liverpool @ Liverpool Philharmonic
  • 17/02/2024 – London @ Blackheath Halls
  • 18/02/2024 – Colchester @ Colchester Arts Centre

For additional information about the new single and to secure your tickets for the tour dates, you can visit the following LINK