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To all our PLEDGE supporters we want to THANK YOU immediately by giving you an exclusive gift of Emmanuel and Nyaruach’s first single release TI-CHUONG which you’ll receive instantly on purchase. Enjoy!

EMMANUEL JAL & NYARUACH
“South Sudan is still suffering from years of war and oppression, we feel it is our cultural responsibility to bring out the music and voices from our country. As siblings we were forced apart in our childhood through extreme circumstances, so we are excited to be united on this project to bring the sounds of our village to the mainstream.”

Emmanuel Jal: Juno nominated Musician, Actor, and Campaigner embarks on his 6th studio album; a stunning joint collaboration with his hugely talented sister, Nyaruach.

From his start in life as a child soldier in the war-torn region of Southern Sudan in the early 1980s, Emmanuel Jal has come through huge personal struggles to become a successful and acclaimed recording artist and peace ambassador now living in Toronto, Canada.

Emmanuel’s sister Nyaruach was also born in South Sudan at a similar time and was separated from the rest of her immediate family, including Jal, at the age of 4. As years went on, the war intensified, she witnessed her family members killed and was raped by government officials. It wasn’t until 2004 that she was finally reunited with Jal in Nairobi. Unfortunately due to renewed violence in South Sudan and threats upon her life, Nyaruach has been forced to live in Kakuma Refugee Camp, Kenya where she has an uncertain future.

Emmanuel and Nyaruach have recorded together on Emmanuel’s break out single Gua, which stands for “peace” in their native Nuer tongue which was broadcast by the BBC across Africa and became a hit in Kenya in 2005. The two have since performed together in Kenya for Oxfam and South Sudan for the first of its kind peace concert with Daryl ‘DMC’ McDaniels organised by Emmanuel’s non-profit organisation ‘We Want Peace.’

Despite immense obstacles, Emmanuel and Nyaruach are now finalising their first album together with the release of their single Ti-Chuong scheduled for early next year. The track is an upbeat dance song, drawing on the unique and rarely heard sounds and traditional afrobeat from South Sudan. Emmanuel and Nyaruach are both keen to work with additional producers and DJs to remix and reinterpret the music to bring it to a larger audience.

Emmanuel has released five award nominated studio albums: The Key, Gua, Ceasefire, Warchild and See Me Mama. His live appearances have included Live 8, Nelson Mandela’s 90th Birthday Concert and the One Concert for his Holiness the Dalai Lama. He has collaborated and performed alongside artists such as Lauryn Hill, Peter Gabriel, Nelly Furtado, Darryl “DMC” McDaniels, Nile Rodgers and Alicia Keys.
Emmanuel has also co-starred with Reese Witherspoon in the Warner Brothers motion picture, The Good Lie which tells the story about the journey of four young Sudanese refugees (based on The Lost Boys of Sudan) and as the adult lead in the major motion picture Africa United; a Pathé, UK Film Council and BBC Films presentation in association with Warner Bros, released in October 2010.

Drawing on his personal experiences and background, he speaks and performs with a strong message of reconciliation and peace, and has spoken at TED Global, addressed the UN, US Congress, the Carter Centre and the very highest level of several governments.

In 2008 a full-length documentary on his life was released. The film, Warchild, won 12 prestigious film festival awards worldwide. In the same year, his autobiography, also called Warchild, was published by Little Brown. Nyaruach kept her past to herself for a long time, but in 2008 she also stepped over her personal pain and revealed her shocking story in War Child, the documentary on Emmanuel’s life.

In 2010, Jal released ‘We Want Peace’, part of a wider campaign of the same name that called for peace, protection and justice for all of Sudan, as well as calling for an end to all conflicts that affect innocent people around the world. This campaign is supported by a number of A-list stars and leaders, including George Clooney, Alicia Keys, Richard Branson, Nelson Mandela, Jimmy Carter and Kofi Annan.

For his outstanding commitment to peace building, Jal has been awarded the Desmond Tutu Reconciliation Award 2017, The Mattie Stepanek Peace Prize, The Hunt Humanitarian Award, The Dresden Peace Prize and The Common Ground Award amongst others. In 2012, he was asked to be a Young Global Leader for the World Economic Forum, and he has performed at the G20 summit in Mexico.

Emmanuel’s greatest passion is his charity Gua Africa, which supports those affected by war and poverty from South Sudan. The charity has trained and educated South Sudanese refugees to becoming first-class professional in medicine, law and education.

Through her story Nyaruach has become a vital spokesperson for women’s rights and education and has also joined the campaign to help her brother build a school in South Sudan.

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AccessPass: New Album Digital Download

New Album Digital Download
$10
10.00
Available

Includes a digital download of the album and exclusive access to all posts and content published throughout the campaign.

Pledge now and you will also receive an Instant Grat download of the first single ‘Ti-Chuong’

Super CD Bundle

Super CD Bundle
$120
120.00
Available

This super bundle includes all of the below:

✺ A signed copy of the new album on CD
✺ Peace Necklace
✺ Exclusive Emmanuel Jal & Nyaruach T-shirt
✺ Warchild Book
✺ Warchild DVD (NTSC)

Final T-shirt design is TBD

✓ Includes digital download

Pledge now and you will also receive an Instant Grat download of the first single ‘Ti-Chuong’

Super Deluxe Bundle

Super Deluxe Bundle
$200
200.00
Available

This super deluxe bundle includes all of the below:

✺ A signed copy of the new album on vinyl
✺ Name in liner notes of CD & Vinyl
✺ Hand made African Jewelery Collection (Check the updates for more images):
– Trinity Necklace
– Peace Necklace
– Peace Bracelet
✺ Exclusive Emmanuel Jal & Nyaruach T-shirt
✺ Warchild Book
✺ Warchild DVD
✺ Jal Gua (Super food powder)

Final T-shirt design is TBD

✓ Includes digital download

Pledge now and you will also receive an Instant Grat download of the first single ‘Ti-Chuong’

Unsigned CD + Naath Lyric Book Bundle

Unsigned CD + Naath Lyric Book Bundle
$20
20.00
Available

In this bundle you’ll get:

✺ A copy of the new CD
✺ The Naath Lyric Book

✓ Includes digital download

Pledge now and you will also receive an Instant Grat download of the first single ‘Ti-Chuong’

Signed CD + Naath Lyric Book Bundle

Signed CD + Naath Lyric Book Bundle
$35
35.00
Available

In this bundle you’ll get:

✺ A signed copy of the new CD
✺ The Naath Lyric Book

✓ Includes digital download

Pledge now and you will also receive an Instant Grat download of the first single ‘Ti-Chuong’

Signed Vinyl + Naath lyric book Bundle

Signed Vinyl + Naath lyric book Bundle
$45
45.00
Available

In this bundle you’ll get:

✺ A copy of the new album on vinyl, signed by Emmanuel & Nyaruach!
✺ The Naath Lyric Book

✓ Includes digital download

Pledge now and you will also receive an Instant Grat download of the first single ‘Ti-Chuong’

Bundle - Signed CD + Lyric book + Unisex t-shirt Bundle

Bundle - Signed CD + Lyric book + Unisex t-shirt Bundle
$60
60.00
Available

In this bundle you’ll get:

✺ A signed copy of the new CD
✺ Exclusive Emmanuel Jal & Nyaruach T-shirt
✺ The Naath Lyric Book

Final T-shirt design is TBD

✓ Includes digital download

Pledge now and you will also receive an Instant Grat download of the first single ‘Ti-Chuong’

Bundle - Signed vinyl + lyric book + Unisex T-shirt Bundle

Bundle - Signed vinyl + lyric book + Unisex T-shirt Bundle
$75
75.00
Available

In this bundle you’ll get:

✺ A signed copy of the new album on Vinyl.
✺ Exclusive Emmanuel Jal & Nyaruach T-shirt
✺ The Naath Lyric Book

Final T-shirt design is TBD

✓ Includes digital download

Pledge now and you will also receive an Instant Grat download of the first single ‘Ti-Chuong’

The new album on CD

The new album on CD
$15
15.00
487 left

A CD of the new album!

✓ Includes digital download

Pledge now and you will also receive an Instant Grat download of the first single ‘Ti-Chuong’

Signed Lyric Book

Signed Lyric Book
$20
20.00
149 left

Signed lyric book. All lyrics from each track on the new album written out and signed by Emmanuel!

✓ Includes digital download

Pledge now and you will also receive an Instant Grat download of the first single ‘Ti-Chuong’

Signed copy of the New CD

Signed copy of the New CD
$25
25.00
149 left

Signed CD of the new album!

✓ Includes digital download

Pledge now and you will also receive an Instant Grat download of the first single ‘Ti-Chuong’

Exclusive T-Shirt

Exclusive T-Shirt
$25
25.00
Available

Emmanuel Jal & Nyaruach T-shirt, exclusive to this campaign!

Final design is TBD

✓ Includes digital download

Pledge now and you will also receive an Instant Grat download of the first single ‘Ti-Chuong’

The new album on Vinyl

The new album on Vinyl
$25
25.00
496 left

The new album on vinyl!

✓ Includes digital download

Pledge now and you will also receive an Instant Grat download of the first single ‘Ti-Chuong’

Signed & Numbered Limited Edition poster

Signed & Numbered Limited Edition poster
$25
25.00
150 left

Limited Edition signed and numbered poster!

Final design is TBD

✓ Includes digital download

Pledge now and you will also receive an Instant Grat download of the first single ‘Ti-Chuong’

Signed copy of the new album on vinyl

Signed copy of the new album on vinyl
$40
40.00
148 left

The new album on vinyl, signed by Emmanuel & Nyaruach!

✓ Includes digital download

Pledge now and you will also receive an Instant Grat download of the first single ‘Ti-Chuong’

VIP Ticket for release show

VIP Ticket for release show
$45+
45.00
Available

Private, invite-only Emmanuel show in the Toronto area! Ticket includes a signed “NAATH” CD. (Party date and location TBA. Purchaser is responsible for their own travel & accommodations expenses.)

Add one more @ $5 discount

✓ Includes digital download

Pledge now and you will also receive an Instant Grat download of the first single ‘Ti-Chuong’

VIP+ Ticket PLUS Q&A

VIP+ Ticket PLUS Q&A
$75+
75.00
Available

Private, invite-only Emmanuel show in the Toronto area with refreshments and surprises! Meet Emmanuel, request songs, ask us questions and celebrate the new album. Also includes a signed CD. (Party date and location TBA. Purchaser is responsible for their own travel & accommodations expenses.)

Add one more @ a $10 discount

✓ Includes digital download

Pledge now and you will also receive an Instant Grat download of the first single ‘Ti-Chuong’

Handwritten Lyrics

Handwritten Lyrics
$100
100.00
49 left

Handwritten Lyrics – pick any song from the new album and Emmanuel will handwrite the lyrics and autograph for you!

✓ Includes digital download

Pledge now and you will also receive an Instant Grat download of the first single ‘Ti-Chuong’

Social Media Takeover

Social Media Takeover
$250
250.00
Available

Instagram/Snapchat Takeover (artist takes over fan account for a day)

✓ Includes digital download

Pledge now and you will also receive an Instant Grat download of the first single ‘Ti-Chuong’

Skype Call with Emmanuel

Skype Call with Emmanuel
$350
350.00
2 left

Skype call with Emmanuel!

No holds barred 20 minute Q&A with Emmanuel via Skype.

✓ Includes digital download

Pledge now and you will also receive an Instant Grat download of the first single ‘Ti-Chuong’

Dinner w Emmanuel Jal

Dinner w Emmanuel Jal
$500
500.00
Available

Join Emmanuel for dinner @ Cafe in Toronto!

✓ Includes digital download

Pledge now and you will also receive an Instant Grat download of the first single ‘Ti-Chuong’

Acoustic House Concert

Acoustic House Concert
$2,000
2000.00
2 left

Wow your friends with a full Emmanuel “acoustic” performance at your house this fall!

Travel & lodging not included.

Emmanuel will supply PA/Sound

✓ Includes digital download

Pledge now and you will also receive an Instant Grat download of the first single ‘Ti-Chuong’

School Visit

School Visit
$2,500+
2500.00
10 left

Have Emmanuel visit your local school as part of WWP educational tour (Outside of Ontario,Canada)

Does not include travel & lodging

✓ Includes digital download

Pledge now and you will also receive an Instant Grat download of the first single ‘Ti-Chuong’

Speaking Engagement

Speaking Engagement
$8,000+
8000.00
6 left

Have Emmanuel speak at your conference.

Does not include travel & lodging

✓ Includes digital download

Pledge now and you will also receive an Instant Grat download of the first single ‘Ti-Chuong’

Happy Christmas Skype with Emmanuel on Christmas Eve

Happy Christmas Skype with Emmanuel on Christmas Eve
$350
350.00
Available

Celebrate Christmas Eve with Emmanuel and join him for a 1 hour meet and greet/ interview or mediation over Skype on Christmas Eve (24th December)

Happy New Year Skype on New Year's Day!

Happy New Year Skype on New Year's Day!
$350
350.00
Available

Ring in the new year with Emmanuel and join him for a 1 hour meet and greet/ interview or mediation over Skype on New Year’s Day, which also happens to be Emmanuel’s birthday! (1st January)!

✓ Includes digital download

Pledge now and you will also receive an Instant Grat download of the first single ‘Ti-Chuong’

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