Zap Mama will be playing several shows next week in support of her album ReCreation, as well as her new single “Chill Out,” which will be released on Nov 3rd. Giant Step is offering free tickets to her show in New York & Boston. Enter to win after the jump.
A remix EP will be released November 17th.
Here’s a sneak-peak, exclusive advanced stream of the new single:
Zap Mama is the Grammy-award winning group founded and fronted by Marie Daulne. Since the early 1990′s, Marie has spent her life crossing continents and winning the hearts of thousands of fans, while introducing her Afropean musical heritage to the world and uniting musical cultures through the wonders of voice, music and dynamic performance.
Zap Mama has released six albums over the last 15 years, 3 of which peaked at #1 on the Billboard World Music charts. Marie has collaborated with Erykah Badu, Sergio Mendes, Tony Allen, Common, and Ladysmith Black Mambazo, among others. Her new album, ReCreation, released recently on Heads Up/Concord Music Group, features a guest list of high-profile vocalists including Bilal, G. Love, Tony Allen, and actor Vincent Cassel (La Haine, Ocean’s Twelve).
Zap Mama Tour Dates
Monday Oct 12 – Paradise Rock Club, Boston, MA / Tickets
Wed Oct 14 – Hiro Ballroom, New York, NY / Tickets
Thurs Oct 15 – Black Cat, Washington, DC / Tickets
Sat Oct 17 – Lake Eden Arts Festival, Black Mountain, NC / Tickets
Enter To Win Tickets To Zap Mama’s Boston & NYC Shows