US R&B artist Trey Songz is coming to Lagos, Nigeria. The Grammy nominee is the headliner of the yearly Rhythm Unplugged concert, which is scheduled to hold 18 December.
Rhythm Unplugged will be entering a new decade as the December 2015 edition of the event is the 11th year it has held. Alongside musical artists, the event features comedians and dancers. Hosting the event are Nigerian comedians Basketmouth and Bovi. An assortment of Nigerian stars will join the US star in entertaining fans.
‘We are very delighted to partner with Flytime on this year’s Rhythm Unplugged, Nigeria’s number 1 music and comedy concert,’ said Cherry Eromosele, Chief Marketing Officer of co-sponsor Interswitch.
‘Verve and Quickteller are very cool, lifestyle, fun brands with an esteemed following. Our users have strong passion for entertainment, music and comedy. We fully recognize this and are very happy to help facilitate platforms that deliver these customer interests. Trey Songz has delivered successful tours and opening acts in the US and this concert gives his Nigerian fans an opportunity to experience same.’
Before he arrives Nigeria, Trey Songz has visited another African country. Angola played host to the singer early November during the country’s Independence celebration.
Tickets for the event are as follows: General Admission – 7500 naira ($38); VIP – 25,000 ($125); Gold VIP – 50,000 ($250). Online tickets can be purchased at Naijaticketshop.
The 2015 edition of Rhythm Unplugged holds 7pm on 18 December at the Eko Convention Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria.
Watch the announcement below: