After announcing the first of its kind collaboration between the two biggest names in Nigerian hip-hop, organizers of the annual musical project have revealed that fans will be given the opportunity to choose who they will like to see perform on this year’s Hennessy Artistry train.
M.I and Naeto C were announced as this year’s headliners on Friday, July 20, 2012 and as expected, they will collaboration on a major track and shoot a video for this year’s project. They will also visit the home of Hennessy Cognac in France then conclude this year’s edition by performing at different VIP Nights across the country.
Last year, DavidO, Shank, Waconzi, Black Magic and a host of other acts thrilled fun lovers at the Hennessy Artistry 2011 Club Tour. Which up and coming acts will grab the mic when the tour kicks off this year?
Fans can now vote for their preferred artistes on .
This year’s edition of Hennessy Artistry will have a 22-venue Club Tour around Lagos where up and coming acts will thrill fans with back to back hit tracks. The club tour will kick off in August after the release of the Hennessy Artistry 2012 theme track.
The Hennessy Artistry 2012 project will then come to a close with the VIP Night events which will be headlined by M.I and Naeto C.
This year’s Hennessy Artistry also promises to be an exceptional edition as lucky Hennessy consumers will be treated to a VIP session with the stars courtesy of Hennessy. Details of this competition will be out soon.
Launched globally by Hennessy in 2006, Hennessy Artistry is an innovative music platform that was created to showcase ‘the art of blending’ by celebrating the vibrant multiculturalism of different music genres - contemporary, hip and inspirational sounds from around the world. Hennessy Artistry kicked off in Nigeria in 2007 and has evolved from a cocktail mixing contest to DJ battle then to collaborations among multi-talented artistes. Hennessy Cognac has continued to maintain its position as the world’s leading cognac brand.
M.I and Naeto C now join the likes of Eldee, Banky W, Tiwa Savage, Ice Prince, Nneka, Kas, Sir Shina Peters, Bez and Mo’Cheddah, and other prominent acts, who have taken part in the Hennessy Artistry “Art of Blending” initiative.
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