BY ESE DIBEBI
International soul-jazz singer, Asa held her first ever live concert in Lagos on Sunday, May 1, 2016 and it was an unforgettable night for all who attended.
The event which took place at the Eko Hotel and Suites was a sold out concert, packed with music lovers, corporate individuals, socialites and celebrities.
The event was opened with great performances by MOBO Award winning singer Rachel Kerr, Project Fame alumni, Isaac Geralds, soul fusion artist Falana, singer and pianist Kaliné, producer and song writer Cobhams Asuquo and alternative soul singer Bez.
The evening was proudly sponsored by one of Nigeria’s most loved brands “Hennessy”, who set up bars and a Lounge for VIP guests.
The Hennessy Lounge hosted various personalities such as Omawumi, Richard Mofe Damijo, Bovi, Dr. Sid & Simi Esiri, and more with Hennessy Cocktails all night long.
Guests were also thrilled with songs such as “Awe”, “Satan Be Gone”, “Fire On The Mountain”, “Bibanke” and even performed a duet with songwriter/music producer Cobham Asuquo to Beyonce’s “Halo”.
Asa who performed for two hours, kept all the energy levels in the hall high. The audience sang and danced as the concert became the number one trending topic in Nigeria.