José Da Silva


José Da Silva is a Cape Verdean music producer and record label executive.

He heads up Sony Music Entertainment in Côte d’Ivoire. Before joining Sony, Da Silva produced and distributed many successful African artists including Cape Verdean songstress Cesária Évora, Meiway (Cote d’Ivoire), Bonga (Angola), Boubacar Traoré (Mali), and the late Oliver N'Goma (Gabon).

Da Silva is also the general director of the Kriol Jazz Festival and the managing director of the Atlantic Music Expo in Cape Verde. He has worked on various other music-related projects, including the successful deployment of Universal Music in Cote d’Ivoire.

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Profile added by Music In Africa Foundation on 30 Aug 2017
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