Zimbabwe-born and London-raised gutsy singer and composer Eska comes from a rich musical background. As a vocalist, her legendary virtuosity has attracted the attentions of a host of acclaimed artists - the likes of Tony Allen and David Sylvian, to name a few. Her vocal arrangements have credits on 3 Mercury-nominated albums that range from hip-hop to indie to jazz. For her solo project, she chose to work alongside one of her most recent collaborators, artist-producer Matthew Herbert.
'Steeped in US soul with a style which evokes the young Aretha Franklin' (Evening Standard)..
Eska Mtungwazi tour dates listed on Ents24.com since Jun 2004.
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