PHOTO: THESE HOW THE INDUSTRY NITE COUNTDOWN EDITION WENT DOWN AT GALILEO LOUNGE
By Dennis Milimo
On Thursday 1st December 2016, the Industry Nite Countdown edition went down at the Galileo lounge in Westlands Nairobi bringing together a good number of Kenyan artists who battled out to carry home the chart.
The monthy Industry Nite Affair dubbed COUNTDOWN254 drilled music lovers to the fullest. Those who stepped on staged included, Juacali, Dufla Dilligon, Gabu and Frasha, Ringtone, Dela, Timmy Tdat, Kymo and Stigah, Khaligraph Jones and Everlast who performed some of their top songs of 2016.
The legendary artiste took us back to the Genge vibe performing his songs Ngeli ya Genge, Bidii yangu and his new songs Mwoto sana and Safsana. The audiences were amazed by his spectacular performance.
The stage was graced by rappers, among them the popular KHALIGRAPH JONES, who wowed the audience with his breathtaking performance and his prowess in spitting rhymes.
Among performers were also singers, dancers, gospel artistes and artistes from various parts of the country. Amazing performances from the legendary dance group EVERLAST with their popular song Gudi gudi, RINGTONE a popular gospel artiste, DUFLA DILLIGON the tempo singer, KYMO & STIGAH with their Thitima Anthem, TIMMY TDAT, DELA and GABU & FRASHA with their hit single Wabe.
Other categories of performers were the break through artistes of 2016. Various media personalities were interviewed and asked to name their breakthrough artiste of 2016. They were: PASCAL TOKODI, GILAD, WAKADINALI, 125 MUSIQ and MOONBOY. Their performances were astounding and rocked the audience throughout the performances.
The surprise artiste of the night was FENA GITU as she dropped her new single SEMA NG’WE.
Other artistes from various parts of the country who performed were: BELLA BEILA, MC MANTIX, DOUBLE J and ROIZZ MC from Nakuru, KITOLE and ALDI from Mombasa and BRENDAN KOFFI from Meru.
The event was attended by celebrities like BIEN AIME and SAVARA from SAUTI SOL, DNA, KRISTOFF, and NAIBOI among others.
We would like to thank our lovely host for the night KWAMBOX for taking us through all the Industry Nite events of 2016.
The countdown254 Industry Nite event was made possible by Lightbulb entertainment (LBE), MCSK, Tusker Lite, Ciroc and Redbull.
The next edition of the Industry Nite will be on 5th January 2017.