Makeni Artist Union President Reveals Inauguration Date
SIERRA LEONE, Freetown: Multiple Award Winning Hip-Hop Musician Samuel Yusuf Tarawalie who is popularly known by his recording name as “Governor Blaq” has confirmed Saturday, 16th October, 2021 as his inauguration date as President elect of the Makeni Artist Union.
He said the Membership of the Union have resolved that the ceremony meant to inaugurate him and other executive members into office, be hosted at the prestigious Wusum Hotel (Apex) Conference Hall this coming Saturday. Later that same day a number of veterans and upcoming musicians of the Makeni Artist Union will engage in a Microphone battle at the maiden musical festival scheduled to be hosted at the Makeni City Plaza.
“Very interesting and historic moments will unfold over the weekend. On Saturday, we will for the first time let both old and new soloists compete openly to further strengthen the unity amongst us as well as entertain our followers and many others musically,” he further disclosed.
Experienced vocalist Daddy Kay and multifaceted Hip-Hop Rapper Augustine JayTee will captain the distinguished old and new musicians sides respectively. Both have confirmed to me that they are determined to give attendees of the proposed contest their best.
The event is expected to attract reputable attendees including a number of Entertainers specifically Pizzy D’Gogetter who has been announced as Special Guest Artist for the anticipated contest that will see over seventy musicians belonging to the Makeni Artist Union compete live musically while the Legendary Producer Alie Conteh is expected to judge the competitors performances and eventually decide the winners of the proposed microphone battle. ARW/14/10/2021
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