Funfair At Music Meets Runway 2015
It was amidst pomp and pageantry that the 2015 edition of the annual music and fashion event, Music Meets Runway held at the posh Eko Hotels & Suites on Tuesday, December 22, 2015.
Tagged as “Five-Star Special Edition”, the event in its fifth edition is an annual celebration which fuses the best of fashion and music in Africa, bringing together some of Africa’s finest creative artists and showcasing their talents to a huge audience.
Hosted by popular R & B star, Darey Art-Alade, the colourful event was well attended by notable faces such as legendary pop icon, 2face Idibia and wife, Annie Idibia, Wizkid, David Tlale, Victoria Kimani, Mai Atafo, Omowunmi Akinnifesi, Millen Magese, Gbenro Ajibade, IK Ogbonna, Emma Nyra, Toyin Lawani, Lil Kesh, Eniola Badmus, Skepta, Stephanie Coker, DJ Caise, Leriq, DJ Sose, among several others.
The Music Meets Runway 2015 was headlined by top South Africa designer, David Tlale, who showcased his different inimitable designs. Mademoiselle Aglaia among other designers also showcased different colourful designs to the delight of onlookers.
Music stars such as Lil Kesh, Seyi Shay, Victoria Kimani, Zaina and Leriq among others took turns to thrill guests and other onlookers to different exhilarating performances. The highlight of the night was when pop act, Wizkid mounted the stage to perform his monstrous track, ‘Ojuelegba’ which led to massive cheers from everyone present.
The event which also introduced the Music Meets Runway Recognition Awards, aimed at celebrating excellence in craft awarded the achievement of faces such as music star, Wizkid who emerged the ‘MMR Artiste of the Year’ 2015. Tanzanian media personality, Millen Magese scooped the ‘MMR Humanitarian Award’ while iconic pop star, 2face Idibia clinched the ‘Outstanding Achievement in Music Award’.