A TALK WITH YEMI ALADE, THE QUEEN OF AFROPOP

    1. Event Date
      Wed, June 6
  1. Event Type
    Conferences
  2. Event Theme
    Midem African Forum
  3. Audience Type
    All
  4. Event
    Conferences

A TALK WITH YEMI ALADE, THE QUEEN OF AFROPOP

06-Jun-2018, 04:30 PM - 05:00 PM

Worldwide Village
Language:
English

Ambassador of the Midem African Forum, Yemi Alade is an international hit-maker, artist & fashion designer, multi-award winner, she represents the new generation of artists shaking the African music scene and bringing African sounds to the world. The queen of Afropop, whose single "Johnny" just broke the record of +88 million views on YouTube, becoming the most streamed ever music video of Nigeria, will share her views on what it takes for African talents to reach global audiences today and how her journey and crossover success has set a precedent for artists around the world.

 

In association with La Culture avec la copie privée, SACEM and TRACE.

Speakers

  • Alade Yemi

    Speaker

      1. Event Date
        Tue, June 5
      2. Speaker Category
        Speaker

    Artist - Nigeria

    Yemi Alade is a BET Awards 2015 and 2016 nominee for Best International Act Africa,a two time nominee MOBO Awards for Best International Act 2014 and...

  • Nja Kwa Samuel

    Moderator

      1. Event Date
        Tue, June 5
        • By Day
        Wed, June 6
        • By Day
      2. Speaker Category
        Interviewer

    Journalist

    Forbes Africa

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