Banky W, IK, Omawunmi others storm Waje’s album listening party
Talented songstress, Waje had the listening party for her sophomore ’Red Velvet’, album on Friday November 30th, 2018 at Civic Centre Lagos.
Hosted by IK Osakioduwa and Bovi, guests watched Waje’s documentary while she spoke on how music impacted her life from adolescence to adulthood.
After each track on the album was played, there was an interactive session where Waje spoke about the inspiration and art behind each song.
Celebrities who attended the event include Shaffy Bello, Banky W, Chigurl, Omawumi, Mai Atafo, Yemi Alade, Ini Dima Okojie, Mimi Onalaja, Chidinma and others.
Check out pictures from the event below
Red Velvet: The Truth Edition will officially be released on the 7th of December.
In 2008, Waje featured as the female voice in P-Square’s hit track “Do me”. Afterwards, her singing career boosted further as she participated and emerged as the first runner up in Advanced Warning; a reality TV show organised by MTV Base Africa and Zain Nigeria.
In 2011, Waje won the award for Best Female Vocalist at the Headies and The Nigerian Entertainment Awards. She also won the Best African Act at DEAFA Afro-Europe awards.
Waje released her self-titled debut studio album in 2013 which garnered recognition both locally and internationally. The same year, she won the award for the Best Reggae/Dance Hall artiste at the Headies. She was nominated four times at the World Music Awards for World best album, world best live act, world best female entertainer and world best entertainer.
Waje has shared the stage with various international acts such as Wyclef Jean in South Africa and Kerry Hilson during a show organised in Calabar. She also participated in the remake of P-Square’s “Omoge mi”, collaborated with MI on “One naira”, with Dencia on “True love”, and with Banky W on “Thief my gele”.
Waje is a voice coach and is among the judges for The Voice Nigeria alongside Yemi Alade, Timi Dakolo and Patoranking.