As the world comes to Africa in February, the city of Lagos will be afire with excitement, in anticipation of the very FIRST Social Media Week to hold on the African continent. During this week-long groundbreaking event, the world will get to experience the very best of Nigerian culture, business, and technology and its interaction with its incredibly vibrant online social community.
Amidst the conferences, presentations, and workshops, participants at the 2013 Social Media Week Lagos will especially look forward to experiencing what promises to be one of the most unique events: the SMW Lagos Live series.
If you’re a lover of great music looking for a fun way to wind down at the end of a long day, or if you’re looking for a new experience in Nigerian music during Social Media Week, then the SMW Lagos Live series is just the thing for you! Taking place every night, SMW Lagos Live will give attendees an exciting way to close out their conference day.
The SMW Lagos Live series is partnering with the music industry’s biggest labels to bring the most amazing event every night of Social Media Week! Participants at SMW will be thrilled by the Now Muzik/Hypertek showcase (starring 2Face Idibia, Timi Dakolo, J Martins, and Dammy Krane) on Monday, Chocolate City Live (DJ Caise, MI, Ice Prince, Jesse Jagz, Brymo, Pryse, Victoria Kimani, and Nosa) on Tuesday, EME all-stars (Banky W, Skales, Wizkid, Shaydee, Niyola, and DJ Xclusive) on Wednesday while the Channel O all stars will be holding down Thursday night, and Bez, Freedom Hall and Naijazz all-stars will round off the series on Friday night. All these at the MACES Hub, Terra Kulture, in Victoria Island. ” I just want to thank our partners at Now Muzik & Hypertek, Chocalate City, E.M.E, Mavin All Stars, Naijaz, Bez, Freedom Hall and all the hot artistes who will grace the Channel O All Stars Night, every night at Terrakulture people will experience the best of the best and we can’t wait to get the party started. Storm has always been about bringing the community together and we are excited to be driving this series of live shows which will be live streamed to the world” Tola Odunsi, Executive Director, Executive Producer SMW Live Series.
From 2Face Idibia to Ice Prince to Naeto C, SMW Lagos Live will showcase the finest Nigerian talent, who also happen to be some of the biggest artists on the African continent. For details on the SMW Lagos Live series and the SMW Lagos Schedule, visit http://socialmediaweek.org/lagos/schedule/and stay updated by following @SMWLagos on Twitter, and Facebook.