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Video: Don Jazzy — African Music Royalty

Video: Don Jazzy — African Music Royalty

The legendary cultural entrepreneur seats with music journalist, Joey Akan, chopping it up for the greatest interview ever.

Vertical Rave is taking #DettyDecember to the next level as they host Africa's first global music festival in Lagos on the 17th of December.

It is also Nigeria's first all-day music festival from 10am to 12 midnight! The festival will feature a lineup of international and local DJs with performances by some of Africa's hottest names in music today - Omah Lay, Bnxn, Made Kuti, Lojay, Ruger, Victony, Young Jonn, and Major League DJz.

With the stunning Box Mall Beach in Oniru as the venue, Vertical Rave provides a sensory overload with its rooftop restaurants, VVIP lounges, scores of street food vendors, beach games, a festival pool club, luxurious festival merch, an inflatable park and a real first-of-its-kind experience.


Date - Saturday, 17th December

Time - 10 am to 12 midnight

Venue - Box Mall Beach Oniru, Lagos

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Follow @verticalrave for more updates and artist lineup reveal.

Don Jazzy is a Nigerian record producer and cultural entrepreneur. He is the founder and the CEO of Mavin Records, and was co-owner of the now-defunct Mo' Hits Records record label with D'banj. 

In this episode, he seats with music journalist, Joey Akan, chopping it up for the greatest interview ever. Don Jazzy talks about grieving, creating Mavins and running it for a decade, reinventing Himself, signing and grooming superstars and much much more!

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