Pierre Akendengué

Pierre Akendengué

Gabon, world, african, africa, male vocalists

Pierre-Claver Akendengué (born April 25, 1943) is a musician and composer of Gabon. In 1997, he received his country's "Prix d'excellence" at the Africa Music awards in Libreville, honoring his body of work. He also serves as a cultural advisor for the government of Gabon. Artist Bio: [http://worldmusic.nationalgeographic.com/worldmusic/view/page.basic/artist/content.artist/pierre_akendengue_38363] Pierre Akendengué is one of African music's great