– As five newly discovered talents perform alongside the renowned entertainers.
Renowned and popular Nigerian entertainers, Phyno, Sound Sultan, Gordons, and a host of other entertainers brought down the roof of Golden Royale hall in the coal city yesterday with their super electrifying performances.
The stars featured in Amstel Malta Showtime concert drama directed by Ice Nweke tagged “The Rush”, which was a fusion of various artistic displays by ballerinas, jugglers, singers, actors, dancers, fire eaters, instrumentalists, comedians e.t.c put together to tell the story of a young man’s journey to success in an exceptional theatrical piece.
Also performing with these stars were 5 young talents selected via auditions; a harmonica player, a dancer, a singer/voice-over artist, a guitarist and a drama group of six.
According to indigenous rapper Phyno, “I’m very glad to be a part of this and have never seen such outstanding display of art in this country. The young talents that featured in the drama also put in their best within a very short rehearsal period. Really, everyone should try their very best to make it for the Lagos show, this is going to blow your minds away”, he said.
Amstel Malta Brand Manager, Hannatu Ageni-Yusuf, also expressed Amstel Malta’s commitment to encouraging these young talents in every way possible. “ The coal city marvelled us with it’s very warm reception and a lot of brilliant talents came out for the auditions making us very pleased at the level of enthusiasm displayed. Amstel Malta is a brand that believes you should never give up on your journey to success and will keep encouraging young nigerians to be the best they can be in every way possible, which is why we have given these talents the rare opportunity to be mentored directly by celebrated nigerian artists who are at the top of their games” she said.
Apart from the rare opportunity given to them, these young talents also took home cash prizes.
The final leg of the event series will hold in Lagos on the 18th of September at the Unilag Sports Centre while the auditions will hold on the 14th and 15th of September at the Unilag main auditorium to select the 5 talents who will star alongside Sound Sultan, Phyno, Gordons, Ice Nweke and others.