Kora Nominee Audrey Bading M
Is more than just the a business woman with a busy schedule; she is also a singer, a composer and a producer who has a passion for Art.
She first embraced dancing in her first high school (Lycée d’Etat de Lambarénée) in a town were she was born, before she moved to Libreville, Gabon capital city where she kept on dancing then added poetry, beauty and fashion designing. It was not surprising then to see her involved in high school dramas, magazines productions, advertising and events moderating. In 1995 she participated in a poetry competition organized by a local artist “Pape Nziengui” who recognized her talent and awarded her the price of the best poem. One of her poems was selected and performed by artist Pape Nziengui and his band. From 1994 to 2000, she belonged to a high school band called BSB (at LEE), from where she received most of her experience in music.
During those years, she had the opportunity to work as a backup with great artists such as François Ngwa during his concerts in Libreville and Yves Delbra. Audrey was a long term member of a well known choir called “Orama ” created and managed by Philippe Rebieno, Marcel Reteno and Bineni Didier Duplin. Audrey is naturally gifted for writing and intends using this gift to write songs and books which will touch and transform people’s life.