Friday, 24 September 2010
"MAMA" IS HOME AS SHE UNVEILS TEARGAS,BANKY W,FALLY IPUPA AND DADDY OWEN TO PERFORM AT THE MAMA AWARDS
Change is all around as MTV and Zain lock down Banky W, Fally Ipupa, Teargas and Daddy Owen to deliver live performances at the upcoming MTV Africa Music Awards with Zain (MAMA). The four artists are the first performers to be announced for the 2010 edition of the Awards, which take place on Saturday 11 December 2010 at the Eko EXPO Hall, Lagos, Nigeria.
MR Capable and the king of Lagos parties Banky W is the first Nigerian artist booked to perform at this year’s show, while South African outfit Teargas will be representing the best of South African Hip Hop on this debut. Daddy Owen from Kenya will make his mark as the first ever Gospel singer to perform at the MAMA's, and Congolese star Fally Ipupa will make his second appearance after his collaboration with Mozambique’s Lizha James and Uganda’s Blu3 at MAMA 2009 in Kenya.
Commented Alex Okosi, Senior Vice President & Managing Director, MTV Networks Africa, “Banky W, Teargas, Fally Ipupa and Daddy Owen are all thrilling performers that epitomize the awesome spirit and passion of contemporary African musicians. Their involvement in this year’s awards is sure to guarantee that 2010 will be the most creatively inspiring and exciting MAMA event so far.”
Commented Andre Beyers, Chief Marketing Officer, Airtel Africa, “Music in all its genres or origins strikes a chord with our continent as it provides a platform to express ourselves at each turn in our daily lives. The choice of the performers at the 2010 edition shows an excellent choice of musicians with a wide appeal in the continent.”
Posted by HOMEMADE ENTERTAINMENT at Friday, September 24, 2010