#GidiFest16 went down on Saturday, March 26, establishing its makers, Eclipise Live Africa, as industry pioneers. The third yearly Gidi Fest ’16 was the best one yet. More than 3,000 participants were dealt with to a remarkable Las Gidi experience.
Amid the day, the music served as a flawless setting to exercises including shoreline soccer and volleyball competitions, an Art Installation and nourishment court.
As the sun went down, the music became the overwhelming focus.
Gidi Fest’s fundamental stage opened with comic Ogbolor. With their dynamic vitality, the hosts, Nigeria’s Sensei Uche and Skhanda Queen, Nomuzi kept the group entertained from opening to shutting. By 7pm main event Tiwa Savage was serving hits from both of her collections. Tiwa’s execution got the crowd raving, a couple of minutes after the fact both #GidiFest2016 and #TiwaSavage were slanting on Twitter. This was only the start of the night.
Different exhibitions of the night included Phyno, IKON, Chopstix, GGB Dancers, 2 Star General and Godwin Strings. A fantastic set from Yemi Alade,reminded everybody she’s one of the contient’s best specialists. South Africa’s finest,K.O and Riky Rick, graced the stage with the group moving and rapping along to their hits. As midnight hit, firecrackers painted the sky and Poe and Funbiperformed a percentage of the Collectiv3 LP’s best tracks. Taken after by Adekunle Gold, it was a triple header for the women. Rachel Kerr, a commended vocalist from London, gave an emotive execution to ring in the Easter occasion. The group cheered as Timaya hit the stage performing his most noteworthy hits. Next cameSmall Doctor’s vital execution where he climbed the stage columns amazingly. With the assistance of the #GidiSquad, Heineken exhibited the Take Over close by DJ OBI.
Gidi Fest ’16 shut with worldwide genius Dbanj who has broken innumerable graph records. With a standout amongst the most lucky lists in music, Dbanj’s set extended from 20 minutes to 45minutes as the Koko Master took the group through tunes spreading over his decade in addition to vocation. Bringing super fans in front of an audience and facilitating a move rivalry, Dbanj finished off Gidi Fest ’16 by conveying the celebration vibes to a thundering high-point. On Saturday, Lagos woke up.
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For the individuals who missed the celebration and the individuals who need to remember the experience,MTV Base Africa will be airing a one hour exceptional from one week from now, while recordings of exhibitions will be imparted along to the After Movie in the coming weeks. For a full rundown of entertainers, look at the Gidi Fest site (www.gidifest.com).
Gidi Fest 2016 was conveyed to you by Eclipse Live, Eko Atlantic, Lagos State and Heineken with backing from Red Bull, Mikano, Eko Hotel, Hyperia, HRG and Skyy Vodka.
Media Partners included Beat FM, Bella Naija, City FM, DSTV, Guardian Life, Cool FM, Linda Ikeji, MTV Base, NotJustOk, OkayAfrica, Pulse, Rhythm FM, Silverbird, Style Vitae and Top Radio.