Hello readers around the world. you are welcome to yet another episode of E weekly round up with Genial Kyim. We have a lot of interesting information lined up for you today.
#1. The first story for this week is the birthday of King Sunny Ade. King Sunny Ade added a year to his years within the week and on a very interesting note, his guitar was sold on auction for a sum amounting 52million naira.
The glittering artistic piece was revealed at the King Sunny Ade‘s 70th birthday concert tagged Sunny on Sunday, which had an audience comprising of Nigeria’s richest and top
celebrities. According to a very close source to E-weekly round up, the winner of the auction is yet to be announced to the general public. we wish the legendary king Sony Base the best of luck.
#2. In other news the musical Taliban Oritse Femi have signed a new artists to his MSN label. new artiste has been signed to Oritse Femi’s MSN Gang imprint.
The young talent who goes by the name Seun Kobbe was unveiled by both Oritse Femi and Danku.
Taking to Instagram, Oritse Femi made a post
saying; “New kid…wish you success in your
humble beginning bro @seunkobbe..Okulosun
dropping on 12 of December get ready my
people…MSN Gang.” This makes Kobbe the first act Oritse Femi signs to the label while “Okulosun” would be the first track Kobbe would be releasing under MSN Gang record label. We hope Kobbie will enjoy his stay at MSN Gang.
#3 Tosin Ajibade aka Mr Eazi recently sat for an interview with Linda Ikeji
Music crew, where he opened up about so many things to include his upcoming concert ‘Life Is Eazi’
Mr Eazi, who is an act under Wizkid’s
‘Starboy Worldwide’ label, also talked about his family, the Ghana Music Awards and likely collaboration that will signal his retirement from music to all his fans.
#4. Also, the telecommunication giant Glo set to sponsor this year’s Ovation Green Carol.
Organizers of Glo – sponsored 2016 Ovation Green Carol have confirmed the participation of four new artistes in the event scheduled to hold this Sunday at Eko Hotel and Suites, Lagos; beginning from 7pm. The artistes include Afro pop star Niniola, Africa’s number one female group Shiikane, Classical Artiste and Soprano Abiodun Koya and Simi who sang the popular track among youths, “Jamb question”.
The artistes will entertain guests alongside the quintuplet of Cameo, King Sunny Ade, Flavour, Marvin duo Korede Bello and Reekado Banks respectively. The theme of this year’s Ovation Carol, according to the organisers is “It’s all about hope” and the artistes will perform in accordance with the theme, adding that the event would inspire hope that Nigeria would soon change for better.
Date: Sunday, December 18th, 2016.
Venue : Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos.
#5. Singer Sean Tizzle , has unveiled the cover art for his upcoming sophomore album titled ‘Moving Forward’
Reports has it that the album will be release late this month/year. The ‘Perfect Gentleman’ crooner, who turned 27 on December 15, is said to have featured top acts in the new album. These acts include: American singer Tory Lanez, Tiwa Savage and more.
…that’s all we have for you on this week’s episode of E-weekly Round Up with Genial Kyim.
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