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Benin City

Benin CityPowered by Audioscrobbler™Benin City is a British band based in London named after a Nigerian state capital. The three-piece is comprised of vocalist and poet Joshua Idehen, vocalist Shanaz Dorsett with multi-instrumentalist Tom Leaper.

Idehen met Theo Buckingham at a squat party. They struck up a loud friendship and decided to make more organised noises together. They drafted in Leaper to arrange their babble into music.

So far they have supported bands such as Fool’s Gold, Tinashe, Yungun, Sound of Rum and Kid British. They’ve been played on BBC 3’s The Verb and Huey Morgan’s BBC6 show. Their vibrant and energetic performances have garnered them a loyal following, including John Kennedy (XFM), Edith Bowman, Mark Lamarr, Scroobius Pip, Ed Sheeran and Craig Charles.

Their debut album, Fires In The Park, was released under AD in 2013

fantastic, sprawling' I guess I'm Floating
'Subletly soaked in that modern trifecta of electronic, bass and soul' - Pinboard blog
‘A Sulty piece of Afro dub blues-‘ Q Magazine
‘one of the UK's most exciting new bands’ –Huffington Post
‘Benin City are making awesome singles a habit’- Putmeonit.com
‘Bound to be a future live favourite- Urban Nerds Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply.
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