Award-winning Hip Hop star (and avid dropper of numerous mixtapes) Future is set to appear at the MTV Africa Music Awards Johannesburg 2016 at the Ticketpro Dome in Johannesburg, South Africa on 22 October. As a bonus for fans, Future will also be blessing us with an extra live performance, taking fans through tracks like Turn on the Lights, Stick Talk, Rich Sex and Some Commas.
“Future has an amazing fan following in Africa and we are delighted that he will make his African performance debut on the MAMA 2016 stage in Johannesburg on 22 October”, said Senior Vice President & Managing Director Viacom Africa, Alex Okosi.
The American hip-hop star will be sharing the stage with African stars Cassper Nyovest; Babes Wodumo and Nigerian songstress Yemi Alade at the MAMAs 2016.
MAMA is the celebration of African talents and achievement- they recognize and rewards musicians and achievers who have made the most impact on African music and youth culture over the previous year. The ceremony will feature stunning performances from African artists along with the show’s signature cross-genre and cross-border collaborations. The MAMAs will broadcast live on MTV Base (DStv Channel 322) and MTV (DStv Channel 130) on Saturday 22 October at 21:00 CAT. Nasty C‚ Babes Wodumo‚ Cassper Nyovest and Nigerian songstress Yemi Alade are set to light up the stage with their performances
Written by Damilola Okejide