Keyshia Cole, Asa Joins List Of Artists To Perform At Calabar jazz feast
Organisers of the Calabar International Jazz Festival have confirmed that Grammy-nominated R&B singer, Keyshia Cole, and the celebrated Nigerian singer, Asa, have joined the star-studded lineup scheduled for18-21 April 2014.
Cole is well-known in Nigeria for her hits I Should Have Cheated and Heaven Sent, and her two BET reality TV series Keyshia Cole: The Way It Is and Keyshia and Daniel: Family First. Asa returns after a triumphant performance at last year’s Festival, where she wowed the crowd, switching effortlessly between vocals, guitar, trumpet and some fancy footwork.
The organisers say in a statement, “Calabar Jazz Festival is the backbone of a great Easter weekend break for Nigerians, looking forward to escaping hectic city life in Lagos, Aubuja and Port Harcourt. Calabar beckons with its reputation for being the cleanest, greenest and safest state capital in Nigeria. In addition to the concerts, there will be fun day-time activities and tours for all the family, fabulous VIP after-parties, and, of course, an opportunity to sample some of the local delicacies which have made Calabar famous with food lovers.”