THE BEST OF SOCIETY GRACE OMOTOLA'S ALBUM LAUNCH
It was an all-round societal class affair on September 26th, at Omotola Jalade Ekeinde's second day event of album launch. The charity event, held at FantasyLand, Ikoyi was free for all Omotola's fans and was one event that her fans and friends will not forget in a jiffy.
Mrs Sara NYanti of UNICEF gave the opening speech. While upcoming comedian, Marvelous launched the crowd into what to expect from the A-list event as well as reeled out rib cracking jokes to the delight of the audience who could not help but laugh to his very funny jokes that centered on his life as a poor boy.
The event which had the support of companies like , Sweet Sensation, 12 baskets and international organizations like UNICEF (United Nations Children Fund) saw Omotola pledging 10 percent of her gross earnings from the album to charity. The event was however not just about giving as guests had time to have fun grooving to the music of established music stars like Sound Sultan, Kore of Olori Oko fame and Asha. Other upcoming artists also performed at the event.
However, twenty tables were sold at One Million Naira each at Omotola's first day launch which was held at the Eko Hotels and Suites on 24th September2010. This event had the best of society in attendance with eminent Nigerians like Aremo and Yeye Olusegun Osoba, Senator Ita-Giwa, Abba Folawuyo, Eyimofe and Dorothy Atake, Erelu Dosunmu, Grace Egbagbe, Dr soleye, Stella Damasus, Chidi Mokeme , Guy and Loraine Murray-Bruce, Zizi cardow, Dele Momodu, Prof Pat Utomi, Freeze, Alli Baba and wife, Zik Zulu Okafor, Mr. Wanle Akinboboye, Sasha, Taofik Okoya, Munachi Abii, DJ Jimmy Jatt and other prominent personalities gracing the event.
Omotola's two day album launch event has proven that the award-winning actress has finally been accepted into the music world as great music stars like Tuface, Omawunmi, Kefee, Yemi sax, Jimmy Jatt, Sasha, Sound Sultan, Mike Aremu stormed this event as Omotola debut with her Band.
Lagos | Nigeria
October 6, 2010.