At 28, Manal Benchlikha, singer-songwriter, has just been appointed to the Headies, “one of the greatest artistic ceremonies in Nigeria”, underlines the Moroccan media The Desk. The event will take place for the first time in Atlanta, USA on September 4th.
In Morocco, Manal is “a star”. And she is determined to spread Moroccan pop around the world. In particular, it inaugurated the Women’s African Cup of Nations (CAN) in early July, organized in Rabat. The Moroccan weekly As is dedicated his one end of July to him.
However, it is difficult for Moroccan artists to develop their careers, explains As is. According to the French title, Morocco suffers from a lack of concert stages, flaws in the production chain, the headache of copyright, and record companies are rare in the country.
To resist financially, it is therefore necessary to multiply the sources of income, explains Manal to As is. In 2021, the young woman has