ByÂ Princewill Ekwujuru
Lucozade Boost Apple is partnering with Boom Productions Ltd to ensure the success of Artistes Zone Blue Party billed to take place inÂ Ikeja, Lagos on September, 2009. Artiste Zone is a musical show produced by Boom Productions and broadcast on seven television stations across the country
The party is part of activities to commemorate the second anniversary of Artiste Zone by Boom Productions.Â Twenty percent of event proceeds will be donated to Down syndrome Society of Nigeria, as part of Boom Productions Ltd way of giving back to the society.
An impeccable source in the Marketing DepartmentÂ of GSK Pharmaceuticals Plc,Â makers of Lucozade Boost Apple disclosed that the Artiste Zone Blue Party is in sync with what the brand stands for,Â â€˜Energy for Serious funâ€™.
â€œArtiste Zone Blue Party which seeks to celebrate Nigerian Artistes and all those that have played one role or the other in the growth of entertainment is all about fun and Energy too,â€ the source said.
According to the General Manager of Boom Production, Chuka Oputa â€œthe second anniversary occasion will be used to bring Artiste Zone to life by bringing together all Artistes that had been featured in our Artiste profile segment called â€˜In the world of……â€™ and other notable Nigerian Artistes to a 12 hour non_stop party with the best of music, wine and foodâ€.
Highlight of the party which is proudly supported by Lucozade Boost Apple include a performance by a Nigeria musical legend of the 80s, guests will also have a chance to win DAARSAT decoders and other fantastic items like Blackberry during the party.
Speaking further, Chuka Oputa said â€œthe party is committed to be the best of its kind with fun and entertainment at its best. The Artiste Zone Blue Party will be hosted by Gandoki and Uche Jombo while DJ Jimmy Jatt will be on the wheels of steel.
There will also be stage performances by Bracket, DJ Zeez, Sound Sultan, Nigga Raw, Collabo,Â Kel and other up coming artiste.â€
Continuing Chuka Oputa promised that â€œthe show will bring together all the top rated artistes, producers, directors and major actors in the Nigerian entertainment, top Sales and Marketing Executives, Media Personalities and celebrities in a night of fun and unsurpassed entertainmentâ€
Boom Production is the exclusive License holder of Barney TV series in Nigeria from Kidz Trust London. The company develops and promotes a range of entertainment projects to benefit children, family, teenagers and the youth from all socio_economic backgrounds. It produces and promotes Artist Zone musical show on 7 National TV stations, XSPORTS Sports Show on 5 TV stations, Artiste Zone on Radio on 8 Radio Stations and Barney & Friends
Comic Series on AIT network. It also engages in events management and musical promotions such as the annual
Christmas musical concert in the East tagged Heartland Xmas Jamz.
Oputa further revealed that while promoting entertainment generally, Artiste Zone strives to support upcoming Artiste to fully realise their potentials by continuously bringing them to limelight thereby helping encouraging new ones to work hard to achieve success .