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“I want people to feel happy through music,” said singer Misia, who endeavors to bridge Africa and Japan through the power of music.

The acclaimed singer is the honorary ambassador of The Seventh Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD 7), which will be held in Yokohama from Aug. 28 to 30. This is her second time in the role, following her first stint in 2013 (TICAD V).

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