Frogtoon Music - Artist Biography For Meklit
Meklit (born Meklit Hadero) is an Ethiopian-born singer and songwriter based in San Francisco, California. She is known for her soulful performing style, and for combining jazz, folk, and East African influences in her music. Born in Addis Ababa, she was raised in the U.S. and attended college at Yale, where she studied political science.
Meklit sings in English and Amharic. She fled with her doctor parents to the US in hopes of escaping the years of violence that followed Ethiopia's 1974 revolution.
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