Amanpour and Company

Angelique Kidjo Sings "Once in a Lifetime" by Talking Heads

Clip: 09/06/2019 | 2m 55s Video has closed captioning.

Angelique Kidjo had to flee her home country of Benin as a young woman while it was suffering at the hands of a despotic ruler. But her brilliant creative spirit was her bridge out of the political darkness. She joins Christiane Amanpour to discuss her musical roots and her new album, "Celia."

Aired: 09/06/19

Rating: NR

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