Mindelo, Jul 30 (Inforpress) – The 35th edition of the Baía das Gatas International Music Festival opens on Friday, August 9, by the trio of Cabo Verdean voices formed by Cremilda Medina / Djocy Santos / Ceuzany according to the statement released today by the organization.
Cabo Verde’s oldest music festival, which this year pays tribute to the Mindelo residents, brings together a diverse range of musicians and bands from home and abroad, and for the first day is foreseen the performances of the Tabanka Djaz band (Guinea Bissau), reggae-man Ky-Mani Marley (Jamaica) and, to close the day, the Brazilian Ludmila.
On Saturday, August 10, Vasco Martins is the first to take the stage, followed by an animation by the São Vicente Carnival Group and also Grace Evora, Beto Dias, Suzana Lubrano, Deejay Telio (Angola) and Davido (Nigeria). For Sunday, 11th, third and last day of the festival, the lineup is scheduled to open with Hip Hop group Skils Muviment (Cabo Verde), followed by Yasmin (Portugal), Loony Johnson, Ricky Man and, to close, the Portuguese band Wet Bed Gang.
The edition of the Baía das Gatas International Music Festival 2019 runs from August 9-11, bringing together a diverse range of musicians and performers from Cabo Verde and abroad.