COKOBAR did it again! Sean Tizzle, Olamide and Flavour show London why they are Afrobeats Superstars at Cokobar Music Festival 2013.
The highly anticipated concert, Cokobar Music Festival took place on the 6th of October, 2013 to celebrate Nigeria’s 53rd Independence and was broadcast live on Nigeria’s Beat 99.9 FM. International superstars Sean Tizzle and Olamide graced the stage as supporting acts while Mr Flavour Nabania headlined the concert.
The UK’s number one African comedian, Eddie Kadi, hosted the festival and kept the crowd in fits of laughter throughout the show.
Lola Rae and Solid Star started off the festival with blazing hot performances that got the audience pumped and ready to see the main attractions for the night.
DJ Bayo was on the wheels of steel throughout the night keeping the crowd dancing the night away in between performances.
Once “The Baddest Guy Ever Liveth”, Olamide, hit the stage the crowd went wild and those that were seated were on their feet jumping, waving and dancing to the star’s list of hits from “Omo To Shan” to “Durosoke”. The crowd was singing and rapping every word of his lyrics and Olamide even went into the crowd to allow his fans to sing along with him – see pictures.
Then, the main attraction, Flavour took to the stage with his live band. From the moment he stepped on the stage, ladies were screaming and guys were hailing the Igbo superstar as he sang, serenaded and danced a long with the sold out crowd that consisted of fans from all over Africa.
Flavour flexed his vocal abilities as he sang his extensive catalogue of love songs, dancefloor hits and collaborations that had both the ladies and the fellas waving their hands in the air and shaking and whining their waist lines. He event went shirtless for the ladies!The night ended with a special appearance by Iyanya who took to the stage to close the festival with Flavour as they performed their smash hit single “Jombolo”.
The D3 Dancers did an amazing job with their slick dance moves flexible waists. They performed alongside Olamide and Flavour and kept the energy levels high even after the musicians had left them on stage to keep rocking to their hypnotising beats.
If you missed this concert you missed out on another sold out extravaganza that has become synonymous with the Cokobar brand. The Cokobar Music Festival was a sure 10 over 10. Enjoy ALL the pictures- relive the concert.