Ibeyi Premiere Video For “Ghosts”

Ibeyi Premiere Video For their "Ghosts" from their forthcoming release 'Ibeyi,'

Today, Ibeyi share the video to new track ‘Ghosts’, the third single to be released from their forthcoming album Ibeyi (release on 17th February on XL Recordings). The emotionally weighted video was once again directed by Ed Morris, who the girls recently collaborated with on videos for both the River and Mama Says. You can watch it below.

Earlier this year Ibeyi revealed details of their self titled debut album. Produced by Richard Russell at his west London Residence La Revolution studio and will be released on 17th February 2015 on XL Recordings. The album cover artwork features a photograph of the twins taken in 2014 as well as an alternative, interchangeable cover featuring a photograph of them as children.

Ibeyi are 20 year old French Cuban twins, Naomi and Lisa-Kainde Diaz. They are daughters of the late Cuban percussion Anga Diaz. Naomi plays percussive instruments, the Cajon and the Batas, while Lisa plays piano. Together the twins combine modern pop, hip-hop and electronic influences with the traditional sounds of their father’s Yorùbán culture.

Meanwhile, having recently made their debut UK live appearance with a sold out show at London’s Courtyard Theatre, Ibeyi will continue to play live throughout 2015, embarking on their most extensive tour yet. They have already been confirmed to appear at this year’s EuroSonic and SXSW festivals.

Ibeyi Tour Dates

15th January EuroSonic Groningen

18th February Louisiana Bristol

19th February Bush Hall London

21st February Broadcast Glasgow

22nd February Night and Day Manchester

24th February Carreau Du Temple Paris (Sold Out)

25th February Le Grand Mix Tourcoing

27th February Le Rocher Du Palmer Bordeaux

28th February Le Fuzz’yon La Roche Sur Yon

2nd March AB Club Brussels

3rd March Le Normandy St Lo

6th March Le Transbordeur Villeurbanne

7th March EMB Sannois

17-21st March SXSW Austin

24th March U Street Music Hall Washington

25th March Music Hall of Williamsburg Brooklyn

26th March Fairmount Theatre Montreal

27th March The Drake Toronto

29th March Schubas Chicago

30th March Cedar Cultural Center Minneapolis

1st April Masonic Lodge Los Angeles

2nd April The Independent San Francisco

4th April Mississippi Studios Portland

5th April Neumos Seattle

6th April Fortune Sound Club Vancouver

9th April Vondelkerk Amsterdam

10th April Motel Mozaïque Rotterdam

11th April Rockhal Luxembourg

16th April La Gaité Lyrique Paris

18th April King George Cologne

19th April Prinzenbar Hamburg

20th April Grüner Salon Berlin

22nd April Le Moods Zurich

30th April La Luciole Alençon

17th April Les Nuits Botaniques Brussels


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