BET Experience Africa provides the perfect kick off to the summer season, taking over the Ticketpro Dome for a non-stop, jam-packed entertainment fest, bringing together lovers of urban culture and music. Wowing visitors all day long, the BET Experience Africa will showcase great food, fashion, music, comedy, dance, sport and much, much more.
We have outlined what you should expect at this year’s event in Johannesburg. Read them below;
- Three-time GRAMMY Award nominated international R&B, soul and pop singer, actress and television personality, Tamar Braxton will perform live at the event.
- R&B sensations Maxwell and Raphael Saadiq on the line-up for the BET Experience Africa.
- The three R&B superstars will perform during the gala concert alongside two of Africa’s top artistes, Diamond Platnumz at the BET Experience Africa, a spectacular global celebration of urban culture, music and lifestyle from entertainment channel BET .
- The inaugural BET Experience Africa will take place at the Ticketpro Dome, Johannesburg on Saturday 12 December 2015.
- Nigerian singer, actor and dancer Flavour N’abania or simply Flavour has received a host of Nigerian and African entertainment nominations and awards, including winning two African Music Magazine Awards, an MTV Africa Music Award (MAMA) in 2014 and – as part of The Headies – Hip Hop World Award. He will be performing live at the event ‘shirtless’ 🙂 .
- Diamond Platnumz has been putting Tanzania and East Africa on the global music map for the last five years thanks to his energetic live performances and hit tracks such as “Number One” featuring Davido, “Kipofu” and “Bum Bum”. The multi-award winning artist won the 2015 MTV MAMA Award for Best Live Act, and has been the recipient of 16 Tanzanian Music Awards. Diamond was nominated as Best International Act: Africa at the 2014 BET Awards, and most recently won Best African Act at the 2015 MTV EMAs.
- BET Experience Africa will feature stunning live performances from comedy stars that will keep the audience laughing.
- Watch top celebrities battle each other for sporting supremacy at the fun-packed Celebrity Basketball Game.
- Fashionistas will revel in the Fashion & Beauty catwalk, while checking out the hottest trends on the Sneaker scene. For inspiration, attend one of BET’s informative and instructive Genius Talks, curated by experts and opinion formers in various fields.
For more information on the BET Experience Africa, please visit www.betafrica.tv,