Hip hop sensation Octopizzo is set to drop his new album on 8th August at the Kenyatta International Convention Centre and thereafter hold at after party at Skyluxx lounge in Westlands. The artist who has never shied off from talking about his Kibera routes will officially launch the album dubbed L.D.P.C in an event that will be marked by several high profile dignitaries.
The event will start at 2pm to 8 pm at the KICC before proceeding to Skyluxx Lounge for the after party. An audience of about 3000 people is expected and about VIP guest list of about 100 people. The Kibera-born artist who is also a UNHCR Youth Ambassador will feature performances of some of his songs alongside 8 other artists from Kakuma refugee camp who he has been mentoring as part of his social corporate responsibility.
The event is set to host Nairobi’s finest Deejays all on one stage, something that has never been witnessed before. Some of the big names set to grace the launch include DJ Pinye, DJ Mo, DJ Styles, DJ Zaq, DI Final cut, DJ Mfalme, amongst others. The after-party that is set for Skyluxx Lounge is scheduled to kick off at 9 pm and fans are set to be treated to another surprise with Octopizzo set to release what they call a special video labeled ‘Could Be Us.’
This video will not be played at KICC during the launch and only those who will be at Skyluxx will have the exclusive luxury of watching it first. Octopizzo branded merchandise will be available on sale at the vent and also a number of giveaways to the fans including autographed albums. There will be a special offer – Namba Nane- as a way of appreciating the artist’s humble background of Kibera, where revelers will be offered will be offered shots of a particular brand at half price for 8 minutes, every time the minutes-hand on the clock reads 8. This is set to run till early morning.
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See you there!