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July 20, 2005 (2:45 am) GMT
Grammy-winning singer Lauryn Hill is set to perform at the 22nd edition of the Stockholm Jazz Festival starting Tuesday in the Swedish capital

Grammy-winning singer , who is also former member of the rap trio , is set to perform at the 22nd edition of the Stockholm Jazz Festival starting Tuesday in the Swedish capital. The star will take the stage late Tuesday at Skeppsholmen. Joining her is Beninoise diva Angelique Kidjo performs Thursday, while some other acts include Roy Haynes, Toots Thielemans and Swedish pop singer .

The fete will cover six different venues around the city, including the main outdoor stage on the banks of the Skeppsholmen Island and the Stockholm Concert Hall - home to the annual Nobel Prize award ceremony. Some 27,000 people are expected to attend.

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