The A-Affair will be going down this Friday the 13th at the Alliance Francaise. Performing on the night will be:
Asiyo Jacob:(www.asiyo.com )
Jacob began playing piano at the tender age of 11 after hearing a piano being played in the music room at his elementary school. An intense determination that has its roots in this childhood recollection has led to Jacob becoming not only a very competent musician but an extremely passionate one as well. This would be his first performance on the A-ffair Stage.
On her debut release of ‘’Happy’’ in 2004, Kenyans were undoubtedly sure that the new hit single was a product of an award winning musician such as Angie Stone or Aretha Franklin on account of her powerful vocal abilities surpassed all local industry standards. She makes a comeback to the A-list Stage.
Adwar Chris:( www.myspace.com/chrisadwar)
The Villagers Band released their brand new album “Nofork Hotel” in December 2009. This Nairobi based band comprising 9 members has a unique style of music dubbed Bengenge. This is a fusion of pop, benga and genge and other forms of popular African music such as mbalax, lingala and zouk. This would be their second performance at the Affair.
The ‘crown prince of benga’ is fast becoming the flavour of Kenyan fusion and jazz music with a reputation that is growing by leaps and bounds. This multi-talented 25 year old released his first album titled Suluwe back in 2005 while at Nairobi based Kijiji Records.
His second album Bengalogy was released on July 30th.
Also featuring will be Wananchi, Ma3 and the Villagers band.
Doors open at 7pm but the show begins at 8pm.
Advance tickets are going for Ksh500 while tickets at the door will go for Ksh800.
Tickets are available at Alliance Francaise.