I'm at Social Media Week - Lagos. Tomorrow I will be on a panel entitled:
"Afrobeats abroad. Western perceptions & why we should care."
Sponsored by Billboard Africa + the Beat 99.9 FM
“With recorded successes such as Dbanj’s ‘Oliver Twist’ which reached #2 on the UK singles chart, P Square ‘onyinye’ collaboration with US rapper Rick Ross, Wizkid’s star boy tour (UK concert) etc, this panel will discuss how the use of New Media has helped in distributing Nigerian Music to the world and how it is perceived” Panel to include Briant Biggs (VP, Roc Nation), Rab Bakari (MixerPot), MI, Don Jazzy (Mayven), Kunle Ayeni, Catherine Luchhoff (HQ Africa) Moderated by Tolu “Toolz” Oniru of Beat 99.9 FM
If you are in Lagos, Nigeria then this will take place @ the Volkswagon Center 179 Akin Adesola Street Off Kofo Abayomi Street, Victoria Island. @ 15:30hrs Wed. 19th Feb.
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