Thursday, July 24, 2008

#1 Afro Worldbeat - SHEGO BAND Scheduled to Play MQMusicFest On Sunday August 17 2008

Metal Queen Management adds #1 Worldbeat Afro band, SHEGOBAND, to its third annual festival, MQMusicFest 2008, held at The Phoenix Concert Theatre on August 17, 2008.

Diversity plays a part of MQMusicfest. ShegoBand is a Somali arts group who resides in Toronto, Canada. Established in 1991, ShegoBand has performed in many countries in Europe and North America, was sponsored by the BBC and has 12 albums that sold over 500,000 copies! ShegoBand appears on more than 30 albums.

ShegoBand is known for their support of cultural and educational events and has played a significant role narrowing the cultural gap between the Canadian multicultural communities. The group has won awards numerous times and helped raise funds for different charity events.

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