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The band Ayọ was founded in 1980. Before coming to fame, the band got it’s start in Frechen. Generally, music journalists would define Ayọ’s style within the genre/s of soul music, reggae, contemporary folk music, world music, and other rock music.

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Nneka Egbuna (born 24 December 1980) is a Nigerian singer, songwriter and actress. She sings in English, Igbo and Nigerian Pidgin.... [wikipedia]
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Selah Sue

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Nadia Mladjao (born 5 April 1979), better known by her stage name Imany (), is a French pop-soul recording artist of Comorian descent. Her debut album, The Shape of a Broken Heart, which was released in 2011, reached platinum status in France, Greece and trip... [wikipedia]
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Aṣa ( ASH-ə; born Bukola Elemide 17 September 1982) is a Nigerian-French singer, songwriter, and recording artist.... [wikipedia]
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Joss Stone

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Lizz Wright

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Leela James

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Hindi Zahra

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Nina Simone

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Alice Russell

Alice Russell (born 1 March 1975 in Suffolk, England) is a British soul singer. She is the daughter of an organist, and grew up in Framlingham, Suffolk. At the age of nine, following in her father and sisters' musical footsteps, Russell began taking lessons on... [wikipedia]
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Mélissa Laveaux

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Tracy Chapman

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Diana Krall

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What Genre is Ayọ?

Ayọ genre is not easily defined. Music magazines and journalists have different opinions on a clearly defined genre for Ayọ. However, many describe the style within the genre/s of soul music, reggae, contemporary folk music, world music, and other rock music.

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