• FMO Spotlight Showcase! See you in London

    We are so excited to be part of the lineup of Showcase Artists for the 2022 Folk Music Ontario Conference! We will be performing at The Richmond Tavern (370 Richmond St, London ON) on Saturday October 15 at 11:50pm. We are really looking forward to playing alongside an incredible lineup of artists: 10:20PM Mimi O'Bonsawin 10:50PM Jeremy Voltz 11:20PM Nadjiwan 11:50PM Njacko Backo & Kalimbas at Work 12:20AM Tania Joy 12:50AM Tio Chorinho The Folk Music Ontario Conference is Canada’s larges…

  • Njacko joins Prologue's roster for the 2022-2023 school year!

    Njacko is thrilled to announce that he has joined Prologue's roster with his African Voyage/Voyage Africain program for the 2022-2023 school year! Prologue Performing Arts is a not-for-profit charitable organization that facilitates access to performing arts experiences in schools and communities across Ontario. www.prologue.org To book Njacko's African Voyage program, please visit www.prologue.org/performance-items/njacko-backo

  • Boue Nyem - Children Under the Sun

    I am proud to share that I have given my business a new name - Boue Nyem - which means Children Under the Sun. This name has been with me for a long time, since I was living in Holland. On my very first record (yes, record - Bamileke Reggae), this is written across the cover. All of us on this planet are family, we are all children under the sun. Nobody can escape that. We are all part of our larger human family. There are billions of stars, and that is us. Because stars are not what is in hol…

  • Home Follies - a story of challenge and adversity, revival and celebration

    This summer, coming to a park near you, is....Home Follies! A pageant performance coming to four different parks around GTA in the next few weeks. Giant Puppets! Stilt Walkers! Live Music! All FREE! Home Follies tells a story of challenge and adversity, revival and celebration. Each show includes a Community Rehearsal (4:30-6pm) and a Performance (or two - see below). Pre-show workshops invite community members to be involved in the show, and to learn from an Indigenous teacher about the park’s …

  • Junior Junos - May 29th - Advance Registration Needed

    Junior JUNOS presented by Toronto Public Library is a family-friendly virtual concert series featuring performances by the 2021 JUNO Nominees for Children’s Album of the Year. This event series will bring music, storytelling, and more into the homes of families on Saturday morning from May 15 - June 5th. Njacko will be performing on May 29th at 11AM EST. All are welcome and invited to attend, and you must pre-register to gain access to the link for the show. Please visit www.crowdcast.io/e/njack…


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