Africa’s biggest artist, Ice Prince is set to play his first headline gig in the UK this October!
West Africa’s most popular and well loved artist Ice Prince will play his first ever UK headline show in the UK on 4 October 2012 at the London O₂ Islington academy.
Earlier this summer the rapper wowed fans with his set at the BBC Radio 1 Hackney Weekend joining a stellar line up of artists including Jay-Z, Rihanna, Kanye West, Florence & The Machine; Kasabian and fellow Afrobeat artist D’Banj in entertaining a mass audience. He returns back to London to entertain fans once again with his authentic sounds.
Currently on tour in the US, the Chocolate City Music artist is making way for his two forthcoming singles, ‘Aboki’ and ‘More’ which will both be released on 28 August 2012. Staying true to his musicality, fans can expect to hear rich, cultural and contemporary sounds reminiscent of his native Africa. With no doubt, old and new fans will be in for a treat on the 4 October 2012.
Tickets go on sale for £10 on Friday 24th August at 9am via GigsandTours.com 0844 811 0051
ICE PRINCE INFO BLAST
Ice Prince, real name Panshak Zamani began his music career in 2004 after teaming up with his fellow artists: MI, Jesse Jagz and others to form Loopy Records. Unlike many other young
artists, Ice Prince brought a rarely found authenticity to the music scene and quickly made a name for him in the music industry. After releasing several singles with Loopy records, Ice Prince went on to win the Hennessy artistry Competition for urban and contemporary music in 2009 with his single, Badman.
Ice Prince Zamani joined the award winning Entertainment Company called Chocolate City Music in 2008, also home to the award winning artists such as MI, Jesse Jagz and Brymo. He lived up to the hype and released his award winning song Oleku; the most requested and remixed African song since its release in November 2010. The song which received a massive airplay in the UK and around the world is still heard in many clubs today. Earlier this year he won the GMA (Ghana Music Award) for Best International act and was also nominated for a BET International act award. His current single, Magician features Reggae artist Gyptian.
His two new singles (Aboki and More) will be out 28 August 2012.