A grand legacy concert in honour of King Sunny Ade tagged ‘Sunny On Sunday’ has been officially unveiled by leading talent agency and event firm, Temple Management Company.
The world-class concert is scheduled for Sunday, December 11, 2016 at Federal Palace Hotel and Casino, Victoria Island, Lagos.
The event was unveiled to the media at a press briefing which held in Lagos on Tuesday at Four Points By Sheraton Hotels. At the event, King Sunny Ade and Mr. Idris Olorunnimbe, CEO, Temple Management Company were flanked by two performing acts, Tiwa Savage and Darey.Also at the event was Terfa Tilley-Gyado, Director of and Mark Redguard
King Sunny Ade who turned 70 on September 22, 2016 has been performing for over 50 years. The veteran musician who has been dubbed as the king of Juju Music has been nominated twice for the Grammy Awards. His illustrious career has produced a lot of albums featuring international collaborations with Stevie Wonder, Manu Dibango, Youssou N’Dour and Salif Keita among others.
Sunny On Sunday concert is set to feature a blend of some of the finest international and Nigerian artistes representing old and young. To give the event international coverage, MultiChoice Nigeria will be the official BROA partner.
Speaking about the event, Idris Olorunnimbe, CEO of Temple Management Company, stated that the company was proud to shoulder the responsibility of celebrating a Nigerian music icon on a big scale that has never been witnessed before.
Temple Management Company has made its imprints felt in four key areas of operation including entertainment, arts, media and sports.