Even before the Burna Boy Drama settles another Nigerian artist is on his way to Kenya
By Dennis Milimo
Just the other day Kenyans On Twitter (KOT) were up in arms with Burna Boy a Nigerian musician for what many termed as poor performance at Privee Lounge in Westlands, Nairobi.
But even before their words could settle on twitter, another Nigerian artist will be making his way into the country.
The hit maker of the song “WOYO” Timaya, is set to stage a performance at Waterfront at the Ngong Racecourse on April 8th as from 2pm till dawn.
Born Inetimi Alfred Odon but popularly known as Timaya is expected in the country on April 5th and thereafter hold a pre-party at the Bleaulounge with socialite Huddah Monroe as the host.
Timaya who’s solo career began in 2005 with the release of “Dem Mama” that also appeared on his album “True story”.
Currently Timaya is ruling the airwaves with anew jam called “SamanKwe” that he was featured by Harrysongs.
Timaya is among the biggest names in the Nigerian music industry and he has been able to win a number awards and all thanks to his unique composure of songs.
In 2008 and 2009 Timaya won Best Reggae/Dancehall Album of the year in the Nigeria Music Awards for his two albums True Story and Gift and Grace.
The vist of Timaya to Kenya will add hius name to the list of his fellow Naigerias who have been in the country for different reasons. Among them Yemi alade, Davido, Wizkid, Tiwa Savage, Chidnma, Runtown, Burna Boy among others.
The tickest for the event will be going for 1500 for the regular while
Early birds tickets will be going for Sh1500 while advance tickets are Sh2000, as the VIP goes for 5000. At the gate the tickets will be retailing at Sh3000.