MAVIN CONCERT UK featuring DON JAZZY , D'PRNCE , DR SID , DI'JA , REEKADO BANKS , KOREDE BELLO & TIWA SAVAGE .
Nigerian based label Mavin Records is fronted by producer and artist Michael Ajereh, who originally founded the imprint as Mo’ Hits. The label is home to many native groups and solo artists such as Tiwa Savage, Dr SID and many more. Don Jazzy (Ajereh) has said that he sees Mavin Records being the powerhouse of African music in a very short time. The label is currently touring and will be coming to Manchester’s The Ritz on Tuesday the 21st of October 2014 for a one night only show.
Coming to play under the label will be a selection of Africa’s finest exports, including label owner Don Jazzy himself. On the line up is D’Prince, number one MBI artist Dr SID, double graduate turned singer and songwriter Di’Ja, Reekado Banks, Lagos guitarist Korede Bello and finally Tiwa Savage, who was the writer of the track ‘Collard Greens & Cornbread’ on Fantasia Barrino’s Grammy nominated album ‘Back To Me’.
All of these exceptional African artistes will be descending upon The Ritz in Manchester for what is going to be a great showcase of international talent. The Ritz in one of the cities most iconic music venues, having hosted the likes of The Smiths, REM, The Happy Mondays and The Stone Roses amongst many others.