The Underground is back with its 7th edition tagged ‘the upcoming DJ Edition‘ on 12th May 2012 at EMBER CREEK, 32 Awolowo Road Ikoyi, Lagos.
The Underground-which in previous editions led to the discovery of talented acts such as Boogey, Oye Smith, Saeon, LOS to mention a few- is one of the fastest growing reference points for upcoming acts in Nigeria’s ever burgeoning entertainment Industry.
This year, Inner Circle, the organizers of the Underground have decided to turn things up, literally! The 7th edition which will be hosted by ILLRYMZ and Omoye “BROWNIE” will focus primarily on discovering upcoming DJ’s. The winner will be chosen by open votes of both a live crowd on the day and renowned celebrity DJs – DJ Jimmy Jatt, DJ Xclusive, DJ Humility and DJ Sose who are judges for the event.
“We decided to give the underground a fresh new twist”, says Shayo Oke, CEO for Inner circle. “Nigerian DJ’s are doing amazing work, both in and out of the country. What we want to do is create a platform where talented upcoming DJs can be spotlighted and given a chance to be seen by people who appreciate their talent. It’s going to be a fun event, with good music and good food and drinks in a wonderful atmosphere.
What better way to usher in the summer!”
The winner of the Underground 7 stands to win a host of prizes:
- Cool beans accessories and cash prize
- LG ARX9000 AVR
- Media profiling on Bella Naija and 360nobs.com
- The winning DJ becomes official DJ for Tactics IQ soccer event in August and Basketball event in December
The night shall also include performances by Saeon Winner of Underground 1 who recently released her single with Flowssick titled LIE, Engager, LOS, Boogey and much more.
The event is supported by Electronics giant LG, global drinks brand Skyy Vodka, Cool Beans, FK Management, Sound & Connect DJ Company, Tactics IQ, Trezolandia.
Date: 12 May 2012
Venue: Ember Creek, 32 Awolowo Road Ikoyi, Lagos
Tickets available on the day at the venue.
For more information or to enter for the competition