Gidi 2017, annual festival, Diplo, Burna Boy, Davido. World-famous DJ, Diplo has joined award winning music starts, Davido, Burna Boy and others on the star-studded line up of this year’s GidiFest 2017.
The much publicized Gidi Fest will also mark the beginning of a 6 city Africa tour for Diplo which further confirms that all eyes are on Africa.
The Grammy award winning artist, Diplo, is the founder and a part of the popular group Major Lazer known majorly for their global platinum smash hit single ‘Lean on’.
Before now, he has headlined festivals like Ultra and Coachella.
He has also sold out venues worldwide; racking up to 300 shows a year.
Co-founder of Gidi Fest, Chin Okeke, has this to say…“Having Diplo headline alongside Davido and Burna Boy makes a statement for both the festival and where African music is today.
Gidi 2017: Gidi 2017: Diplo headlines annual festival, joins Burna Boy, Davido
“We’re proud to have another globally recognized talent to thrill fun seekers with an unforgettable experience.
“This puts Gidi Fest on the international festival calendar and well increase the interest from other international acts to come to Nigeria.
“Diplo join’s Africa’s finest; Seyi Shay, Reekado Banks, Sauti Sol, Vanessa Mdee, Simi, Niniola, DJ Obi and Dj Neptune amongst many other talented acts.
“This also shows that GidiFest is placing Nigerian entertainment on a highly recognized global platform by connecting international acts, through the festival….”
Wow, guess what? This is going to be the best ever…I can smell mad success already.
Turning up for this event is an understatement. You miss it? ‘OYO’ for you, don’t ask me for details…be there!!!