Ayo: From Brooklyn to Paname – Live Concert at the Cultural Center of the Lycée Français de New York on March 27 at 7pm!
The concert will be part of the Printemps de la Francophonie organized by the International Organization of La Francophonie (OIF)and co-organized with
NYFACS, New York French American Charter School in Harlem.
Ayọ born Joy Olasunmibo Ogunmakin, is a Nigerian-German singer-songwriter and actress.
At 21 Ayọ moved to London and later lived in Paris and New York City. During her time in Paris her musical talent was noticed by a broader audience, and she gave her first solo concerts. Her debut album Joyful, which was first released in 2006, reached Double-Platinum status in France. The album was released in the United States on 20 November 2007 by Interscope Records. In 2014 she won the category ‘Best Female Singer’ of the Globes de Cristal Award in France.
In 2017 Ayọ released two singles, each accompanied by a music video, “I’m a Fool” in June and “Paname” in September.
On 6 October 2017, the fifth album of the singer was released which was named Ayọ after herself.
She lives in Brooklyn, New York with her children.
3/27 @ Cultural Center of the Lycee Francais de New York – New York, NY | Tickets