The LoudNProudLive ‘Yun’FreshNFunky’ Edition held at ‘284’ Lounge, was fully loaded with celebrities, lived up to its tag name & proved a breath of fresh air with some exhilarating performances from Naijas finest young stars.
The Golden Break Through (GBT) Auditions saw a variety of quality contestants, with CHYN emerging as the overall winner selected by
judging panel consisting of: DJ CAISE (Chocolate City/The Beat), TOSYN BUCKNOR (OAP Top Radio), LATASHA NGWUBE (Editor: ALLURE Magazine) & Rap sensation illBLISS (Goretti Company). MC/Host: BOLA ‘The Genie’ SONOLA (Smooth FM) took care of proceedings alongside DJ PIONEER.
The main live music segment was opened by co host MARIA OKANRENDE (TheBeat 99.9fm) fresh from playing her new main character role: ‘FOYE’ in MTV’s SHUGA documentary drama series.
PRYSE was lyrically on fire – with a jaw dropping charged performance that had another full house on its feet in sheer admiration. AYOOLA, winner PROJECT FAME (Season 5) was a master class act with a superb Afrobeat/ RnB tinged set. Loopy Music’s LOOSE KAYNON showed exactly why MI signed him – a fully energised set + audience members screaming in support with sheer delight.
Sound Sultan’s protege -Naija Ninja’s YUN’GREYC was on point – her vocal range & ability – stunning the the crowd – definitely one to
watch – a big star in the making. ELLA, the Project fame (Season 5) runner up ‘wild card’ entry, gave a superb performance of her TeeYMix produced hit track ‘Play Play’.
Mr ‘Bubugaga’ aka Mr2kay proved a fitting finale – his super charged dance moves were well received. A further highlight of his set – was where he personally selected ‘beautiful’ Choc Boi Nation artist ENZO from the crowd, on stage, for a mini dance-off session.
A wonderful audience, in an intimate setting. The LoudNProudLive house band “ONE SOUND’ were as usual, on point! DJ LAMBO guest set, concluded a fun filled night, with back to back club bangers & anthems.