Nigerian super star Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo (popularly known as D’banj is expected to perform in Kampala for the very first time this Friday.
The MAMA Revolution award winner will be performing at Club Guvnor on November 13th in a concert organized by Ciroc Whisky to launch Ciroc Pineapple.
All roads on the Guvnor Street will be sealed off in a street jam like experience.
Our gossip desk has since established that the Coco-master was expected in Kampala today Wednesday 11th November ahead of his much anticipated performance.
D’Banj confirmed in a video that he was coming.
He will arrive with a 17-man entourage including his full band, dancers, media crew and management team.
D’banj’s manager, Tara, is already in Kampala ahead of the “Art of Tropical luxury” party.
She arrived last night to oversee preparations ahead of D’banj’s arrival tonight.
Tickets to the party go for Shs 200k and are on sale at House of Walker at Sheraton Hotel and Club Guvnor Kampala.
Born 9 June 1981, D’banj is a Nigerian singer-songwriter, harmonica player, and businessman.
He has won several music awards, including the awards for Best African Act at the MTV Europe Music Awards 2007, Artist of the Year at the MTV Africa Music Awards 2009, Best International Act: Africa at the 2011 BET Awards, and Best-selling African Artist at the 2014 World Music Awards, Evolution award at the 2015 MTV Africa Music awards.
He adopted the stage name D’banj, a combination of his first name Dapo his surname Oyebanjo.
D’banj is currently best known internationally for his 2012 summer hit “Oliver Twist”, an uptempo dance fusion of Afrobeat and electronic dance music that topped the African charts 2011 and was a top 10 hit in the UK singles chart in 2012 reaching No. 2 on the UK R&B chart.