Lagos, Nigeria, 26 May 2014: With the 2014 MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA) just over a week away, the line-up for MTV Base’s Road to MAMA party just gets better and better as no less than 8 MAMA nominees take the stage together for Lagos’s off-the-chart pre-MAMA warm-up.
Top Nigerian stars, Flavour, Tiwa Savage and Dr Sid will join Davido, Mafikizulu, Burna Boy, KCee, Chidinma and others at the Road To MAMAs concert which will hold on the 30thMay at the Federal Palace Hotel in Victoria Island, Lagos
Making sure the party goes with a bang, and keeping Lagos party people on the dancefloor through to the small hours of the morning, will be star MTV Base “Mixology” DJs, DJ Humilityand DJ Caise, and top turntablists DJ Spinall and DJ Obi.
Featuring contemporary artists and music that are making waves across the continent, Road To MAMA Nigeria is a pan-African club tour, that has been criss-crossing the continent in the build up to the MAMA awards. Previous editions have visited Durban, South Africa and Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
Road to MAMA – Nigeria will take place at The Marquee, Federal Palace Hotel V.I., Lagos, on Friday 30 May. Doors open at 9:00 pm. Tickets are available on the door or at atwww.afritickets.com, priced N5,000.
The MTV Africa Music Awards will premiere live across Africa on 7 June at 21:00 CAT on MTV Base (DStv Channel 322) and MTV (DStv Channel 130), and subsequently broadcast around the world to half a billion music fans worldwide on MTV and affiliate channels. Celebrating musicians and achievers who have made the most impact on African youth culture throughout the year, MAMA 2014 will feature dazzling performances from African and international artists, including the awards’ signature collaborations between artists of different genres and cultures – a high point of every show.
Voting for the MTV Africa Music Awards is open at www.mtvbase.com from up until midnight on 4 June 2014. Voting for Song of the Year continues up until the live show on 7 June.
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