Last Sunday 3rd April 2016, pop sensation Oritsefemi returned to his Lagos street roots with an epic performance at the Legend Real Deal Experience in the popular Lagos suburb of Okokomaiko.
As a bona fide street superstar, having grown up in Ajegunle and honed his musical talents as a member of defunct street dancehall group Junglist, Oritsefemi was resoundingly received by the audience of more than 1,000 excited revelers at Starjen Hotels, Okokomaiko, Lagos.
Making his entrance to conclude an activity-packed evening that had audience enjoy Legend’s novelty roving bar, an acrobatic cultural display including live music from Sharp Band, Ortisefemi performed his catalogue of wildly popular street hit songs including ‘Double Wahala’, ‘Igbeyawo’, ‘Awoo Ewa’ and many more to the delight of the crowd.
Speaking after his performance, the singer said,
“Seeing all these people makes me feel really good. I’m glad that my music makes so many people happy and of course tonight is very special for me because I’ve come here to my street roots in Lagos to perform. I hope to continue making my people happy and I want to give a special shout out to Legend for connecting me back to my people.”
In addition to the popular performance, over 10 residents of Okokomaiko also went home with Legend prizes ranging from generators to television sets, recharge cards, Blackberry mobile phones and refrigerators in the Real Deal scratch and win promo.
Speaking after the show, Brand Manager, Legend, Oluseun Lawal remarked,
“You can see how much fun everyone had out here tonight. Oritsefemi connected immediately with the audience and you could feel the energy. This was the sort of impact we were looking for when we brought Oritsefemi to the Legend Real Deal Experience and I’m glad everyone had so much fun. I also want to congratulate all the prize winners that emerged.”
Following Sunday’s gig, the Legend Real Deal Experience continues in other regions across Nigeria.
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