You play Afro-Pop, Trap, Afro-beat, Kuduro or Kizomba? Bands and artists are welcome to apply to perform a showcase at AME 2017 on our special scene. Alongside a line-up of local Cabo Verdean artists, applications from artists from Africa and all sides of the Atlantic will be considered with particular attention.

Our jury will select the artists from the applications received. The deadline for Cabo Verdean submissions was Thu, 30 March 2017, the submission is now closed.



Please note that AME Cabo Verde is not in a position to cover international travels.

What is provided: accommodation, per diems, stage and necessary equipment to perform, local transportation and extensive promotional treatment on equal basis for all the selected artists.

If you want to apply for a showcase, think carefully about financing your travel to Cabo Verde and let us know what support or funding you can benefit from.