Nairobi will be holding it’s first edition of the Terminal Music Weekend, a concert featuring international and local artists alike, taking place on August 3rd and 4th. The two-day event features a variety of artists from the United Kingdom, the United States and Kenya. Popular names like Big Shaq, Bobby V, and Keri Hilson have confirmed through video announcements that they will be performing, exciting their fans and bringing big buzz to Nairobi.
The local roster of announced artists include Khaligraph Jones, Steph Kapela, June Gachui, Shukid, Sage and Habida. Head organizer Daniel Ebo, Kenyatta International Convention Centre CEO Nana Gecaga Rozay and performing artists Steph Kapela, Habida, and Shukid have worked to make this possible, with the intent to make this TM Weekend an annual event. Bringing Kenyan music together with the sounds of well-known international acts ushers in a new experience for Kenyans. With this festival celebrating a great mix of local, American, and UK sounds, we can be sure to see more of this in the future.