Praiz, Darey Alade, Waje, others thrill at Hennessy Artistry RnB Concert


By Bisola Bello


The Federal Palace Hotel, Victoria Island came alive on Saturday, August 29 for the Hennessy Artistry RnB concert 2015.

Guests were given a treat from the black carpet, which was adorned with drum set, saxophone, piano and other musical instruments. That set a tone for what was to happen inside.

Artistes scheduled to perform started trooping in at about 9pm and one could get the atmosphere that RnB was about to take over.

Hosted by RnB singer Darey Alade, the concert kicked off with soulful Ego Ogbaro who wowed the audience with a breathtaking performance of a medley of songs.

Other artistes that performed before the headliner included Aramide, Brymo, Ruby Gyang, Bez, Adekunle Gold, Waje and Simi.

Headliner, Praiz, eventually took to the stage and immediately caught the attention of everyone.

The ‘Lost in You’ singer gave the audience a performance of a lifetime complemented with the magic of the piano.

With tracks like ‘Woman’s Need’, ‘If I Fall’, ‘Super Hero’ and ‘Stupid Song’ featuring Bez, the MTN Project Fame alumnus gave the audience an unforgettable night.

He was joined by winner of ‘Sing with Praiz’ competition to close the event with his hit track ‘Rich and Famous’.

Guests at the event include Vector, Skales, Chidinma, Timi Dakolo, Lynnx, Dj Nana and Longpet.