Singer Kobazzie, has been invited to represent Liberia at the fourth edition of One Africa Music Fest slated for August 10 in New York, United States.
The festival is one of the five products of One Africa Global, designed to promote the understanding of Africa’s uniqueness to the world through music, sensitisation, and global events on Africa, visual arts and partnerships.
The singer, who is currently in the US, having performed at the Acana Festival, is expected to headline a live performance at the opening edition of the festival’s concert series in New York.
The Afro-Pop singer’s expected presence at the festival will be an opportunity for him to share stage with top African music stars.
Kobbazie, could not hide his excitement when he learned about the development; he quickly shared the news with his fans on social media.
He wrote: Okay Let’s Show Them How We Do It Liberia!🔥🔥🔥🇱🇷🇱🇷🇱🇷🇱🇷🇱🇷🇱🇷🇱🇷🇱🇷🇱🇷🔥🔥
The “Bounce” hit maker makes the cut for the New York edition line-up dominated by Nigerian music acts Tekno Miles, 2Face, Tiwa Savage, Teni, Jah Prayzah and Burna Boy, as well as Tanzanian musicians Diamond Platnumz and Harmonize, Wasafi, among others.
New York edition performances will also feature Haitian-Born rapper and producer Wycleaf Jean, American rapper Cassanova, as well as Jamaican reggae and dancehall singer Kranium.
Kobazzie becomes the second Liberian invited to perform at One African Music Fest, one of the biggest festivals that often attracts the continent.
His latest song Bounce featuring Davido, has gained massive airplay in Liberia and across the region at large.