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M.I., Burna Boy, Waje, Iyanya, Skales, Temi-Dollface & More At Lagos' Gidi Culture Festival! [4/4]

Gidi Culture Festival 2015 kicks off this weekend at Eko Atlantic with an all-star line-up featuring M.I., Burna Boy, Waje, Efya, and more!


The second annual Gidi Culture Festival is set to kick-off this weekend on April 4 at Lagos' Eko Atlantic with a standout line-up that includes Nigerian stars M.I., Burna BoyWaje, SkalesIyanya, Sean Tizzle, Temi-Dollface, and Bez alongside Kenyan acts EL and Efya, Tanzanian songstress Vanessa Mdee, DRC's Awilo and many more. Heralded as "Africa's biggest beach festival," the all-day blowout will also feature DJ sets from the likes of DJ Neptune, entertainment from comedians Eddie Kadi and Akpororo, a Red Bull-sponsored volleyball tournament, art installations and beach soccer. You can follow Gidi Culture Festival on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for updates and grab your tickets for the weekend's event, produced by Eclipse Live Africa, below. Revisit Burna Boy's video for "Yawa Dey" to get in the mood for the sounds of the fest!

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The 8 Songs You Need to Hear This Week

Featuring Femi & Made Kuti, DJ Lag x DJ Tira, Kizz Daniel, Sho Madjozi, James BKS and more.

Every week, we highlight the cream of the crop in music through our best music of the week column.

Here's our round up of the best tracks and music videos that came across our desks, which you can also check out in our Songs You Need to Hear This Week playlists on Spotify and Apple Music.

Follow our SONGS YOU NEED TO HEAR THIS WEEK playlist on Spotify here and Apple Music here.

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