Buika
SEASON PERFORMANCE
Buika
Sat, Jan 25, 2020 at 8PM
The Theatre at Ace Hotel

On Sale Dates for Individual Tickets:
CAP Members: Wed, Jul 10
Renewing Subscribers: Thu, Jul 11
CAP Enews Presale: Fri, Jul 12
General Public and UCLA faculty and staff: Mon, Jul 15
UCLA students: Mon, Sep 23

“Though compared to Nina Simone, Billie Holiday and Edith Piaf, [Buika] sounds like no one but herself.” —Los Angeles Times

Latin Grammy winner and two-time Grammy nominee, Buika is a critically acclaimed flamenco-fusion vocalist from Spain. The daughter of political refugees from Equatorial Guinea, she is part of a new generation of performers who are combining classic flamenco with jazz, soul and dance rhythms. With a voice that has been described as “sultry,” “sonorous” and “achingly beautiful,” she knows no boundaries when it comes to language or geography and has recorded tracks in English, French, Portuguese, Farsi, Italian and Armenian. Her World Tour 2020 will showcase BUIKA’s all-female band performing a new repertoire of styles that include a deep sound of jazz meets reggae, world music, soul, R&B and funk— all meticulously chosen and flavored with her profound flamenco accent. 

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