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Angelique Kidjo said : “We cannot achieve anything without the women of Africa being empowered,” External link

time Tuesday, January 17, 2023 5:13:00 AM EAT

Angelique Kidjo said : “The northern part of my country has always had a special place in my heart,” “These are remote areas where commodities are scarce. Yet, I was met with such resilience, such hope and strength from the doctors, mothers, teachers and everyone else who rally around children. Here are people who are determined to do what it takes to strengthen their community and to take care of one another, with the help of UNICEF” External link

reliefWeb Thursday, December 22, 2022 11:35:00 PM EAT

Angelique Kidjo said : “We need to strengthen the ability of people to fight for themselves, to be strong enough to absorb the shocks and for our institutions not to be overwhelmed and break all of the benefits and progress we reached until today,” External link

reliefWeb Thursday, December 22, 2022 11:35:00 PM EAT

Angelique Kidjo said : “What gave me strength is the engagement of the youth to tackle all the issues that are at the core of our mission as UNICEF,” “I met a young girl who is only 16, so articulate, and so determined to promote social cohesion. She wants her community to live in peace and for that she gathers her peers every week to provide them with reliable information on how they can seek help, breaking taboos around issues that aren’t discussed in school or at home and empowering them to campaign against child marriage, early pregnancies, alcohol abuse and sexual harassment in and out of school. That’s the youth I want to see in every country I go to in Africa” External link

reliefWeb Thursday, December 22, 2022 11:35:00 PM EAT

Angelique Kidjo says : “What she exudes is confidence in owning her own music, and doing it and standing for it,” “Anything that comes from Africa in that light, I will support it, because my entire career has been to build bridges, but also to encourage young women to come to this male-dominated art” External link

guardian Wednesday, June 29, 2022 3:14:00 AM EAT

Angelique Kidjo said : “If you go to my town today, which has become a big city, you still have the tree under which people were marked and counted, and the road that runs all the way the sea. So it's physically there. It's a reminder. We live with it,” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, May 4, 2022 9:17:00 PM EAT

Angelique Kidjo recalls : “My mom’s maiden name is Fernando,” “I grew up in Creole culture, where you have that kind of Carnival that you have in Brazil” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, May 4, 2022 9:17:00 PM EAT

Angelique Kidjo said : “It’s the only award in the world that welcomes the world as a whole. It’s an example for all the other awards that do not understand that the music does not stop on their doorsteps, that there are people around the world that are contributing to our musical family a great deal and in a great manner and that we have to invite on board,” External link

rfi-en Monday, April 4, 2022 8:39:00 PM EAT

Angelique Kidjo said : “We need to create an environment where the youth speak to us. We might not like it, they might disrespect us but we need to speak to them. Otherwise, we won’t create a better society and that’s what this album is about: to give them a platform to speak up for themselves,” External link

rfi-en Monday, April 4, 2022 8:39:00 PM EAT

Angelique Kidjo said : “This young generation has the same concern that I’ve had throughout my career — trying to give a very positive image of my continent, Africa,” External link

nytimes Thursday, June 17, 2021 9:55:00 PM EAT

Angelique Kidjo said : “We had time on our hands and nowhere to go,” External link

nytimes Thursday, June 17, 2021 9:55:00 PM EAT

Angelique Kidjo said : “I said, you guys have found a way to make this a global rhythm,” “Anyone in any part of the world can claim Afrobeats and do it their own way, because their own culture fits in perfectly. The jigsaw is just perfect. All the music that comes from Africa, based on our tradition, always has an inclusive way of doing things” External link

nytimes Thursday, June 17, 2021 9:55:00 PM EAT

Angelique Kidjo stating : “I remember when I couldn’t level up cause the Grammys had me feeling sick ” External link

dailymaverick Tuesday, March 23, 2021 1:49:00 AM EAT

Angelique Kidjo said : “Four years ago on this stage, I was telling you that the new generation of artists coming from Africa gonna take you by storm. And the time has come, this is for Burna Boy,” External link

guardian-ng Monday, March 15, 2021 4:31:00 PM EAT

Angelique Kidjo déclaré : "Manu m'a inspirée. Miriam m'a inspirée. Et Pata Pata m'a donné de l'espoir" External link

francetvinfo Thursday, April 23, 2020 8:18:00 PM EAT

Angelique Kidjo déclaré : “Manu m’a inspirée. Miriam m’a inspirée. Et Pata Pata m’a donné de l’espoir” External link

quotidien-lu Thursday, April 23, 2020 5:54:00 PM EAT

Angelique Kidjo déclaré : "Manu m'a inspirée. Miriam m'a inspirée. Et Pata Pata m'a donné de l'espoir" External link

slateafrique Thursday, April 23, 2020 4:47:00 PM EAT

Angelique Kidjo said ( about Angelique Kidjo ) : “Having a pair of shoes for a teenager can be a source of motivation to finish the school year with the hope of improving school learning". Angélique also visited a residential care centre that provides support and protection to young girls aged between 6 and 17 years old affected by violence. The girls receive counselling, a sense of safety and the opportunity to take part in workshops to help them overcome the trauma they have faced. "I have heard things today that children shouldn’t ever hear, let alone experience. We must do more to protect children from violence. We are failing them otherwise,” “Girls are suffering at the hands of men and predators. We have to commit to eradicating this” External link

reliefWeb Friday, October 11, 2019 1:16:00 AM EAT



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music star0.60%EN11/21/201721/11/2017
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artista0.60%PT08/04/201604/08/2016
cantora6.02%PT08/03/201603/08/2016
chanteuse17.47%FR07/23/201623/07/2016
musicienne béninoise3.61%FR07/22/201622/07/2016
réalisateur nigérian1.20%FR06/04/201604/06/2016
star béninoise6.02%FR06/02/201602/06/2016
musician3.01%EN05/28/201628/05/2016
singer songwriter2.41%EN03/10/201510/03/2015
cantora africana1.81%PT09/14/201314/09/2013
ambassadrice0.60%FR09/12/200712/09/2007
ambassadeur0.60%FR09/11/200711/09/2007
nominee3.01%EN07/07/200707/07/2007
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Angelique KidjoEN22.00%
Angelique KidjoFR11.84%
Angélique KidjoEN7.59%
Angelique KidjoPT4.10%
Angelique KidjoES2.73%
Angélique KidjoPT2.73%
Angelique KidjoSW2.58%
Angelique KidjoMS2.58%
Angelique KidjoNL2.58%
Angelique KidjoID2.58%
Angélique KidjoNO1.52%
Angélique KidjoIT1.52%
Angélique KidjoEU1.52%
Angélique KidjoDE1.52%
Angélique KidjoPL1.52%
Angélique KidjoNN1.52%
Angélique KidjoFI1.52%
Angélique KidjoSV1.52%
Anglique KidjoEN0.46%
Angelique KidjouES0.00%
Angelique KidjoAR0.00%


 
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Angélique Kidjo

Last updated on 2017-10-02T17:07+0300.

About this image
License: UNKNOWN

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Quotes... Extracted quotes from

Angelique Kidjo said : “We cannot achieve anything without the women of Africa being empowered,” External link

time Tuesday, January 17, 2023 5:13:00 AM EAT

Angelique Kidjo said : “The northern part of my country has always had a special place in my heart,” “These are remote areas where commodities are scarce. Yet, I was met with such resilience, such hope and strength from the doctors, mothers, teachers and everyone else who rally around children. Here are people who are determined to do what it takes to strengthen their community and to take care of one another, with the help of UNICEF” External link

reliefWeb Thursday, December 22, 2022 11:35:00 PM EAT

Angelique Kidjo said : “We need to strengthen the ability of people to fight for themselves, to be strong enough to absorb the shocks and for our institutions not to be overwhelmed and break all of the benefits and progress we reached until today,” External link

reliefWeb Thursday, December 22, 2022 11:35:00 PM EAT

Angelique Kidjo said : “What gave me strength is the engagement of the youth to tackle all the issues that are at the core of our mission as UNICEF,” “I met a young girl who is only 16, so articulate, and so determined to promote social cohesion. She wants her community to live in peace and for that she gathers her peers every week to provide them with reliable information on how they can seek help, breaking taboos around issues that aren’t discussed in school or at home and empowering them to campaign against child marriage, early pregnancies, alcohol abuse and sexual harassment in and out of school. That’s the youth I want to see in every country I go to in Africa” External link

reliefWeb Thursday, December 22, 2022 11:35:00 PM EAT

Angelique Kidjo says : “What she exudes is confidence in owning her own music, and doing it and standing for it,” “Anything that comes from Africa in that light, I will support it, because my entire career has been to build bridges, but also to encourage young women to come to this male-dominated art” External link

guardian Wednesday, June 29, 2022 3:14:00 AM EAT

Angelique Kidjo said : “If you go to my town today, which has become a big city, you still have the tree under which people were marked and counted, and the road that runs all the way the sea. So it's physically there. It's a reminder. We live with it,” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, May 4, 2022 9:17:00 PM EAT

Angelique Kidjo recalls : “My mom’s maiden name is Fernando,” “I grew up in Creole culture, where you have that kind of Carnival that you have in Brazil” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, May 4, 2022 9:17:00 PM EAT

Angelique Kidjo said : “It’s the only award in the world that welcomes the world as a whole. It’s an example for all the other awards that do not understand that the music does not stop on their doorsteps, that there are people around the world that are contributing to our musical family a great deal and in a great manner and that we have to invite on board,” External link

rfi-en Monday, April 4, 2022 8:39:00 PM EAT

Angelique Kidjo said : “We need to create an environment where the youth speak to us. We might not like it, they might disrespect us but we need to speak to them. Otherwise, we won’t create a better society and that’s what this album is about: to give them a platform to speak up for themselves,” External link

rfi-en Monday, April 4, 2022 8:39:00 PM EAT

Angelique Kidjo said : “This young generation has the same concern that I’ve had throughout my career — trying to give a very positive image of my continent, Africa,” External link

nytimes Thursday, June 17, 2021 9:55:00 PM EAT

Angelique Kidjo said : “We had time on our hands and nowhere to go,” External link

nytimes Thursday, June 17, 2021 9:55:00 PM EAT

Angelique Kidjo said : “I said, you guys have found a way to make this a global rhythm,” “Anyone in any part of the world can claim Afrobeats and do it their own way, because their own culture fits in perfectly. The jigsaw is just perfect. All the music that comes from Africa, based on our tradition, always has an inclusive way of doing things” External link

nytimes Thursday, June 17, 2021 9:55:00 PM EAT

Angelique Kidjo stating : “I remember when I couldn’t level up cause the Grammys had me feeling sick ” External link

dailymaverick Tuesday, March 23, 2021 1:49:00 AM EAT

Angelique Kidjo said : “Four years ago on this stage, I was telling you that the new generation of artists coming from Africa gonna take you by storm. And the time has come, this is for Burna Boy,” External link

guardian-ng Monday, March 15, 2021 4:31:00 PM EAT

Angelique Kidjo déclaré : "Manu m'a inspirée. Miriam m'a inspirée. Et Pata Pata m'a donné de l'espoir" External link

francetvinfo Thursday, April 23, 2020 8:18:00 PM EAT

Angelique Kidjo déclaré : “Manu m’a inspirée. Miriam m’a inspirée. Et Pata Pata m’a donné de l’espoir” External link

quotidien-lu Thursday, April 23, 2020 5:54:00 PM EAT

Angelique Kidjo déclaré : "Manu m'a inspirée. Miriam m'a inspirée. Et Pata Pata m'a donné de l'espoir" External link

slateafrique Thursday, April 23, 2020 4:47:00 PM EAT

Angelique Kidjo said ( about Angelique Kidjo ) : “Having a pair of shoes for a teenager can be a source of motivation to finish the school year with the hope of improving school learning". Angélique also visited a residential care centre that provides support and protection to young girls aged between 6 and 17 years old affected by violence. The girls receive counselling, a sense of safety and the opportunity to take part in workshops to help them overcome the trauma they have faced. "I have heard things today that children shouldn’t ever hear, let alone experience. We must do more to protect children from violence. We are failing them otherwise,” “Girls are suffering at the hands of men and predators. We have to commit to eradicating this” External link

reliefWeb Friday, October 11, 2019 1:16:00 AM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
star0.60%EN11/21/201721/11/2017
music star0.60%EN11/21/201721/11/2017
ambassadrice du fonds des nations unies pour l’enfance0.60%FR10/22/201722/10/2017
chanteuse béninoise19.28%FR09/26/201726/09/2017
singer20.48%EN08/21/201721/08/2017
activist4.22%EN07/18/201718/07/2017
ambassador4.82%EN03/10/201710/03/2017
chanteur congolais0.60%FR10/21/201621/10/2016
musicienne2.41%FR08/19/201619/08/2016
artista0.60%PT08/04/201604/08/2016
cantora6.02%PT08/03/201603/08/2016
chanteuse17.47%FR07/23/201623/07/2016
musicienne béninoise3.61%FR07/22/201622/07/2016
réalisateur nigérian1.20%FR06/04/201604/06/2016
star béninoise6.02%FR06/02/201602/06/2016
musician3.01%EN05/28/201628/05/2016
singer songwriter2.41%EN03/10/201510/03/2015
cantora africana1.81%PT09/14/201314/09/2013
ambassadrice0.60%FR09/12/200712/09/2007
ambassadeur0.60%FR09/11/200711/09/2007
nominee3.01%EN07/07/200707/07/2007
Names Lang Count
Angélique KidjoFR26.10%
Angelique KidjoEN22.00%
Angelique KidjoFR11.84%
Angélique KidjoEN7.59%
Angelique KidjoPT4.10%
Angelique KidjoES2.73%
Angélique KidjoPT2.73%
Angelique KidjoSW2.58%
Angelique KidjoMS2.58%
Angelique KidjoNL2.58%
Angelique KidjoID2.58%
Angélique KidjoNO1.52%
Angélique KidjoIT1.52%
Angélique KidjoEU1.52%
Angélique KidjoDE1.52%
Angélique KidjoPL1.52%
Angélique KidjoNN1.52%
Angélique KidjoFI1.52%
Angélique KidjoSV1.52%
Anglique KidjoEN0.46%
Angelique KidjouES0.00%
Angelique KidjoAR0.00%


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