Freetown, SIERRA LEONE – In a significant move to amplify the local music scene, the Sierra Leone Club DJ’s Association has unveiled an unprecedented two-month promotion package dedicated to showcasing the vibrant sounds of Salone music.
The association revealed that 25 carefully selected songs will take centre stage during this special promotion, featuring dedicated plays in various venues from the end of November 2023 to the culmination of January 2024.
This ground-breaking initiative aims to cast a sonic spotlight on the diverse sounds emanating from Sierra Leone, providing a platform for both emerging and established artists. The selected tracks, meticulously screened by the association, will enjoy prime airtime not only in nightclubs but also resonate through bars, streets, pools, and radios across the nation.
Strategically timed to coincide with the festive season, the promotion ensures that the rhythm of Salone music becomes the heartbeat of social gatherings and celebrations. With the goal of enriching the auditory experiences of revellers, the promotion promises to immerse diverse audiences in the authentic sounds that encapsulate the essence of Sierra Leonean musical culture.
Local artists, producers, and music enthusiasts have applauded the Sierra Leone Club DJ’s Association for spearheading this initiative, recognizing its potential to catapult Salone music onto the global stage. The carefully curated playlist reflects the association’s dedication to not only entertain but also elevate the local music industry.
As anticipation builds for the launch at the end of November, the Sierra Leone Club DJ’s Association envisions a musical landscape where Salone beats resonate through the streets, creating a sonic tapestry that captivates the soul of the nation.
This initiative not only promises to redefine the nightlife experience but also positions Sierra Leonean music as a cultural treasure ready to captivate audiences far beyond its borders. PSN/18/11/2023