Echoes From 2face Idibia’s Book Launch
by Idris Aina (www.eraveng.com)
The much awaited launch of 2face Idibia’s autobiography christened ‘A Very Good Bad Guy’ held amidst glitz and glam on Tuesday, October 20, 2015.
Held at the Terra Kulture, Victoria Island, Lagos, the historic event witnessed the attendance of the crème of the entertainment industry and other industry big wigs. In attendance were notable faces such as Richard Mofe Damijo, Efe Omorogbe, Tunde and Wunmi Obey, Ali Baba, Olisa Adibua, Tiwa Savage, Segun Arinze, and many others.
Other attendees include Illbliss, Sound Sultan, Jahman Anikulapo, Teju Babyface, DJ Spinall, Ubi Franklin, Chris Ihidero, Toni Kan, Tee Billz Balogun, Ketchup, Lamboginny, and King Josh, to name a few.
The event which was hosted by comic act, Tee A had foremost comedian, entertainment consultant and show host, Ali Baba as the book reviewer.
The occasion also witnessed a special discussion between iconic music act, 2face Idibia – who is seeing the 396 page book for the first time – and his former publicist, Ayeni Adekunle, who also edited the book.
Speaking during the event, the book’s publisher, Ayeni Adekunle, said the idea to write the book was conceived to document the legacy of 2face Idibia. “The book we all turned out to launch today was conceived following the need to document the life, travails, art, career and the success story of Africa’s finest music act, 2face Innocent Idibia”.
Guests present ranging from music acts, creative minds, and other members of the public seized the opportunity to ask 2face Idibia questions which he provided answers to.