Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars will perform Live From Studio A on September 7, 2012 during the Global Village.
Their website states:
Sierra Leone’s Refugee All Stars have risen like a phoenix out of the ashes of war and enflamed the passions of fans across the globe with their uplifting songs of hope, faith and joy. The band is a potent example of the redeeming power of music and the ability of the human spirit to persevere through unimaginable hardship and emerge with optimism intact. From their humble beginnings in West African refugee camps Sierra Leone’s Refugee All Stars have performed on some of the world’s most prestigious stages and matured into one of Africa’s top touring and recording bands.
Columbus Recreation and Parks Department welcomes Sierra Leone’s Refugee All Stars to Bicentennial Park for a free performance on Friday, September 7 at 8 p.m. as part of the Rhythm on the River performance series.