The beautiful city of Calabar played host to the “33” Export City Of Friends event on the 28th and 29th of July 2018. Fans were thrilled as some of Nigeria’s entertainers including Harrysongs, Phyno, MC Galaxy and many others performed hits after hits much to the delight of the audience.
The two-day event kicked off about 4 pm in the evening after a heavy rainfall at the Municipal Garden.
The City of Friends is event is the brand’s way of celebrating the World Friendship Day – a day set aside by the United Nations to promote the role of friendship in fostering peace in several cultures across the world.
Hosted by popular comedian MC Shakara, Day One was headlined by hit-maker and Selense crooner, Harrysong, who serenaded fans with music from his albums and latest singles, the reggae blues crooner, took time out time to familiarise himself with fans who were in awe of him.
Day Two of City Of Friends concert started on a very high note as fans were undeterred by the rain; they trooped into the Municipal garden in groups of twos, tens and more. There were lots of interesting friendship games and energetic performances from the Sekem Master, MC Galaxy and the confirmed Alobam, Phyno.
MC Galaxy performed his hit classics and got the crowd dancing and whining their waists to Sekem, Fine Girl and Komolop Cholop. Phyno Fino thrilled fans to songs from his playmaker and No Guts No Glory albums, he performed connect, Alobam, fadafada and many more of his hit songs.
Ministry of Culture and Heritage’s cultural troupe (Nyok-boys and Ewe-Ladies), which has been in existence for 20 years thrilled fans to energetic cultural dance performances with their rich attires.
There were also performances from other dance groups and upcoming artistes had the opportunity to share and perform their music to the audience at the Municipal Garden.
DJs Real and Kentalky also thrilled fans to back-to-back exciting Nigerian hit songs.
Before the “33” Export City Of Friends event came to a grand close, the rap god Phyno gave a toast with the brand team to friends after 33 seconds countdown. It was such a magical moment
Did you miss out on the fun in Calabar? Not to worry, the “33” Export City Of Friends concert is coming to Lagos on the 3rd and 4th of August with 9ice, Simi, Kizz Daniel, Small Doctor, Pasuma and other amazing artistes performing at the Eagle’s club in Surulere.