Performance Stage: TD Mainstage
Performance Time: 4:00 pm
Coco Jafro is a hard hitting force to be reckoned with, unifying the masses with their electrified, funky global rhythms. They bring together the schools of Funk, Soul, Jazz and Afro beat providing a unique sound that flows from a foundation of deep set grooves. Moroccan born, lead guitarist Amine Said’s musical roots provide an exclusive sound with the proven power to instantly synchronize your soul forcing the crowd to bend and sway.
In 2016, Coco Jafro added a BreakOut West nomination for Urban Artist of the Year and CBC Searchlight regional finalist ranking to their arsenal; alongside numerous festival performances, a North African tour, 3 EP and a Van Isle Music Award nomination for ‘Best Live Act’.
With their unique brand of “Vintage Funk & 21st Century Urban Cool” (World Beat Canada), the incredibly passionate and dedicated Coco Jafro return to the studio inspired and eager to lay down their anticipated World-infused 4th album; set to be released in 2017.