Chicago Public Radio’s Passport show , airing on 91.5 WBEZ Fridays at 9 p.m. CT, has ranked the Chicago Afrobeat Project debut album as one of the Top 10 World Music Albums of 2005. Next to albums from Ry Cooder and other great artists, we’re humbled by the recognition and would like to thank Chris Heim, host of Passport, and all at WBEZ for their support in 2005.
Ring in the new year with CAbP at The Note! CAbP starts at 10 p.m., with DJ Shon Dervis and local hip-hop band Bad News Jones to follow CAbP until 5 a.m. Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 day of show. We’ll see you there!
Chicago Afrobeat Project has been nominated for the second year in a row as Best African Entertainer in the Chicago Music Awards. Vote CAbP on nomination No. 22 at http://www.chicagomusicawards.com. Since it’s inception in 1980, The Chicago Music Awards (CMA) celebrates and recognizes the quality and diversity of music and artistry. Each year the Awards pay tribute to the best and the brightest among Chicago area entertainers.