The Discovery Prize is an opportunity each year to showcase new musical talents from the African continent.
Over the years this Prize has rewarded artists as diverse and talented as Tiken Jah Fakoly (Republic of Ivory Coast I), Rokia Traoré (Mali), Didier Awadi (Senegal), Amadou and Mariam (Mali) or Maurice Kirya (Uganda),.
He now enjoys real notoriety around the world.
Its Jury, made up of professionals, is chaired each year by a personality. From Jacob Desvarieux to Youssou N’Dour, Angélique Kidjo, Passi, Richard Bona, Asalfo and Fally Ipupa, the presidents of the Prix Découvertes RFI bring their support and their experience to its influence.
The winner receives 10,000 euros, a tour in Africa and a concert in Paris.
RFI and their partners are actors committed to the winner and offer him professional support, promotion on their channels, their websites.
The RFI Discovery Prize is organized in partnership with Sacem, The French Institute, the International Organization of La Francophonie and UNESCO
Rules to download reglement_prix_decouvertes_2020.pdf