Undoubtedly one of the one of the most instantly recognizable names in the world of afrobeats, Nigerian star Skales will be performing at the first edition of Jameson & Friends, this Sunday the 27th of November at Motiv, along the Old Portbell Road.
The first of a monthly event, Jameson & Friends is a lifestyle experience, where friends meet, make new friends enjoy good music, tasty BBQ and smooth whiskey. The first edition that will be hosted this weekend at Motiv warehouse will involve musical performances, games and a live world cup screening on giant screens.
Famous for international hits like Shake Body, Say you bad, Shaku Shaku, Temper, Iji Ayo, Currency… the list is endless. Since launching his career in 2011, he has released six studio albums and a flurry of chart-topping singles while collaborating on musical projects with Nicki Minaj, Burna Boy, Davido, Sarkodie, Olamide and our own- Beenie Gunter. Skales has managed to use his distinctive and flexible approach to Afrobeats to help disseminate its sound to a global audience, amassing an army of fans along the way.
Hosted by Talent Africa, Jameson & Friends will also feature Ugandan fast- rising multi-talented RnB and afro-pop artiste – Joshua Baraka who recently released his EP dubbed Watershed alongside DJ Kas Baby, DJ Vee and DJ Tony.