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Prix Découvertes RFI - France 24

Registrations now open!

Deadline to register is 15 June 2013

The Prix Découvertes New Artist Award is an opportunity to promote new musical talents from the African continent.


Over the years, the Prix Découvertes has been awarded to diverse and popular artists including Tiken Jah Fakoly (Ivory Coast), Awadi (Senegal), Amadou and Mariam (Mali) and Maurice Kirya (Uganda).

The Prix Découvertes New Artist Award enjoys a worldwide reputation.

Every year, the juy of professionals is presided by a well-known personality. From Jacob Desvarieux to Youssou N’Dour, Angélique Kidjo or Passi, the presidents of the Prix Découvertes RFI-FRANCE 24 New Artist Award bring their experience and prestige to the Award.

The winner receives 10,000 euros, a tour in Africa and a concert in Paris

RFI, FRANCE 24 and their partners are committed to the artist, offering professional support and coverage on their airwaves, websites and in festivals.

The Prix Découvertes RFI-FRANCE 24 New Artist Award is organised in partnership with Sacem, Institut français, Organisation Internationale de la Francophonie and Deezer.

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