DSTV subscribers on the Premium, Compact Plus and Compact bouquets will be now receiving an enhanced selection of African music from stars across the African continent on the newly launched TRACE Mziki channel. TRACE Mziki hit screens across East Africa beginning Thursday 1 September, 2016 and will be available to viewers on DStv channel 323.
MIH East Africa Regional Director Stephen Isaboke said,
“DStv has remained the premium supplier of content in the continent with many years of experience. The launch of TRACE Mziki today is another show of our dedication to keeping our programming fresh. This also means refreshing our channels to ensure that our subscribers are served with the best entertainment across the various cultures, languages and age groups.”
TRACE’s CEO, Olivier Laouchez, said:
“TRACE is the leading music brand in Africa and the launch of TRACE Mziki will undoubtedly deliver more localized music channels to the region. This channel will also provide a platform for local artists to promote their music at a global stage. The launch of TRACE Mziki will be a great addition to deliver more local content for the local audiences across the region.”
The channel will feature music hits as well as exclusive specials, documentaries, Hip Hop, R&B, Afro Pop, Gospel, Reggae and the best video mixes. TRACE Mziki will also broadcast a selection of the best of “rest of Africa” and international urban acts that are massively popular in East Africa.
The channels will offer a variety of content from localized shows such as “Guest Star” which puts the spotlight on today’s hottest African stars, “Focus”, “Urban Gossip” and Top 10 themed programming.
DStv has also launched TRACE Naija which will broadcast on Channel 325 and will serve as the premiere destination for lovers of Afrobeats and the wider African music. The channel will feature music videos from the biggest names in West Africa, as well as from emerging artists. In addition, there will be themed countdown shows, video mixes from Africa’s biggest Djs, interactive shows much more.
Remember to tune in for more sights, sounds and news from your favourite artists only on TRACE Mziki channel 323 and TRACE Naija channel 325.