Zeynab Abib


Zeynab Abib (1975, Ivory Coast) is a singer with Yoruba roots who lives in Benin. Her songs are about peace, love and solidarity. Starting in 1995, she sang with different groups, including choirs and as the host of a karaoke bar. She has worked with musicians like Fifi Rafiatou, Awilo Logomba, Jacky Rapon, Jimmy Hope, Nel Oliver, Back Médio, KiriKanta and Madou Isbat and Angélique Kidjo. She has been a UNICEF ambassador since 2007. Abib is also an actress and appeared in various films and commercials.


2005 Kora Award for best female artist.