The popular pan Nigerian concert, Star Music Trek, sponsored by Nigerian Breweries Plc., will resume its second leg in Makurdi, this Saturday.
Scheduled for the IBB Square, beginning from 7pm, the concert is expected to feature performances by some of the biggest names on the Nigerian music scene, such as 2Face, MI, Faze, Yemi Alade, KCee, Runtown, DJ Neptune and DJ Tony Blaze.
Returning its regular host, Gbenga Adeyinka, the show had earlier held in Calabar, Abakaliki and Awka. Organisers say the second phase “aims to continue with the theme of inspiration and promoting success by inspiring youths with captivating performances in Makurdi, Sapele, Auchi, Ibadan and Lagos.”
Speaking on the upcoming concert tagged #MakurdiRocks! 2Face who hails from Benue State said, “This is where it all began for me so obviously it’s a highly emotional experience. It’s a bit like a homecoming and I can’t wait to get in front of the crowd in my home state and show them some of the love they have showed me. I am thrilled to have this opportunity to perform for my people at home on such a large national platform. Credit to Star Lager.”
According to the Corporate Media & Brand PR Manager, NB Plc, Edem Vindah, “Star Lager is committed to providing a platform to inspire Nigerian youths wherever they may be, and #MakurdiRocks! is another instance of this. We are particularly excited to present 2Face to his hometown crowd in Benue State for inspiration to Benue youths.”
Next to the Makurdi show are the other ones in Sapele on August 8, Auchi on August 15, Ibadan on August 22 and Lagos on August 29.