Africa Music Concert featuring Timaya, Bracket and Popasay, hosted by the African King of Comedy, Michael Blackson to perform at the Houston Arena Theater.
Ciba Entertainment is proud to present African Music Concert featuring award winning African artists Timaya and Bracket, Popasay and comedian Michael Blackson, in concert on Friday, April 2nd, 2010 at 7pm. The concert will be held at the Houston Arena Theater, 7326 Southwest Freeway, Houston, TX 77074. Tickets for the event are $40.00, $75.00 and $100.00 and available at http://www.arenahouston.com/events/040210-africanconcert-timaya-arena-houston-ticket and can be purchased at the Houston Arena Theater Ticketing Office.
On Friday, April 2nd 2010, The African community from across Texas, will come together to celebrate African music in Houston. An event billed to be the best ever will include award winning artist Timaya, the sensational musical duo Bracket and Houston’s Reggae artist Popasay, and hosted by the African King of Comedy himself, Micheal Blackson. The event will include a Black Carpet media coverage, during which celebrities will be interviewed and pictures taken with their fans, high energetic dancers choreographed by the famous choreographer Bisi Odunbaku, music provided by two of Houston’s finest Deejays, Deejay ObiPro and Dj SL. Hospitals for Humanity, a non profit organization designed to provide quality and affordable health care to people in dire need, will be recognized for their exceptional work in providing timely medical aid to the people of Haiti during the recent crisis in Haiti.
Featured artists include:
TIMAYA is an award winning Nigerian musician born in Port-Harcourt, Rivers State in the Southern region of Nigeria. Timaya is currently the rave of the Nigerian music scene, with a lot of other musicians interested in doing collaborations with him. Timaya currently has 4 singles on top of major music charts in Africa.
- True story (2007)
- Gift and grace (2008)
- Timaya (2009)
Album of the Year, Nigeria Music Awards 2008
Best Dancehall Album, Hip Hop World Awards 2008
Best Dancehall Album, Hip Hop World Awards 2009
Best Collaboration, Hip Hop World Awards 2009
BRACKET is a musical duo from Nigeria; know for their style of contemporary highlife music in less than two years have become the most popular group in Africa. With hits such as “Yori Yori”, “Ada Owerri” and “No Time”, this group has quickly found themselves on top of every chart in Africa and is looking forward to bringing home more awards in 2010.
2009 Best contemporary Afro Music Video, Nigerian Music Awards
MICHAEL BLACKSON is Ghanaian-American actor and award winning comedian born in Ghana, West Africa has performed in Film and Television, such productions include Dave Chapelle Show, BET Comic View, P.Diddy Bad Boys of Comedy, Russell Simmons HBO Def Comedy Jam, The Movie Next Friday and much more.
Houston’s very own Popasay will be dropping reggae hits and blessing the stage crazy hit songs including his famous remix of the single “Blame it on the Alcohol”
Ciba Entertainment, is a subsidiary of Ciba Corporation, an entertainment company that specializes on planning concert events specifically to enrich different cultures and traditions globally.
This event is planned and marketed by Emaginethat Entertainment. For more info please visit cibamusic.com or call 281.380.5910