This September a train will be travelling across Britian. While is is a fairly regular occurrence, this particular train is special. It's called The Africa Express, and will be jam packed with African and African inspired Western musicians. The following artists will be joining the train for its magical journey: Amadou & Mariam, Damon Albarn, Rokia Traoré, Kano, Baloji, Charli XCX, Fatoumata Diawara, Noisettes, Jupiter & Okwess International and Jack Steadman from Bombay Bicycle Club.

The train departs from London on the 2nd of September. It will be making stops in Manchester, Cardiff and Bristol amongst others. There will also be pop-up performances at railway stations, schools, factories, offices, shopping centres and homes. There will be a final concert in London at Granary Square on September the 8th.