Sunday, June 26, 2011
Wizkid and Skales were denied US visas in Nigeria
The highly anticipated America tour by leading R&B act, Banky W has suffered a great setback. Two of the headlined acts, Wizkid, who recently released his debut album and Skales weredenied American visas at the United States Embassy in Nigeria. The consequent of such action has thrown confusions intothe camp of the organizers.
The tour is intended tokick off on June 24 in Lincoln Theatre at Washington DC and thefans and lovers of the leading showbiz acts we learnt has been purchasing tickets to be part of the concert. The organizers are yetto make any official statement on the visa denial as they are still working round the clock to salvage the situation. Other cities and their venues after Washington is the Variety Playhouse Theatre in Atlanta on July 2nd, IL Auditorium at Museum of Science& Industry in Chicago on July 9, TX AYVA Center in Houston on July 15, NY Grand Ballroom in New York on July 16 and CA California Theatre in California on July 23.
The tour will stop exclusively at premierevenues and each performance will be accompanied by a live band and dancers to provide an unrivalled show for fans. The tour will also showcase some of thetop upcoming artistes and honour notable individuals and organizations in the community with awards & scholarships.Each show will be followed by an after party presented by thepromoter(s) in each city and hosted by the EME’s artiste and invited guests.
In addition to the incredible stage performance, all attendees who purchase advance tickets to any of the Tours show dates is meant to receive a copy of Wizkid’s debut album, Superstar which was recently released. After dishing out popular hits like Holla At Your Boy, Don’t Dull and Tease Me, Wizkid has been building a loyal fan base which has so far transcends his age. He is now a darling of all music lovers.