These are Emildy Kennedy, singer of soul, r & b, and alternative music, José Valdinho “Fresh Niggaz”, Jota MC “Melutu”, rap, and Salu B, the Angolans, who are among the 20 semi-finalists, compete until the on the 12th, for one of the 10 vacancies for the final, scheduled for the period from the 15th to the 22nd of the current month.
Angolans were selected by online votes, from more than 130 artists from various African countries, now facing the competition from singers from Ghana, Zimbabwe, Benin, Senegal, Cape Verde, Burkina Faso, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Nigeria, and Sierra Leone.
To reach the final of the initiative of the Ivorian online media group “Ivoirehandicaptv.net”, dedicated to people with disabilities and the elderly, Angolan singers need the support of Internet users, with votes that can be made on the website www.daht.ivoirehandicaptv.net and on the pages of the digital platforms Facebook, Instagram and Youtube.
According to data released yesterday, on the official website of the organization, Angola is the sixth country in a list of ten, whose Internet users vote the most.
The list is led by Burkina Faso, followed by Canada, Benin, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Angola, France, the United States, Sierra Leone and Nigeria.
The Digital African Handi-Talents aims to promote people with disabilities culturally and artistically in the digital environment and to raise awareness about disability, discover African cultural and artistic wealth, discover and promote talents, as a way of giving opportunities to the most disadvantaged.