Untold story of Rhythm Unplugged 2012
By BENJAMIN NJOKU
Those who were privileged to attend this year’s edition of the annual Rhythm Unplugged, will not forget in a hurry the thrilling experience that preceded the event.
The show, apart from recording an impressive turn-out of music lovers, it paraded the best of Nigerian music acts. From dusk to dawn, thousands of ecstatic fun lovers stretched through hours of brilliant music and stage choreography performances.
This year, the event was a huge success and organisers. Flytime promotion ensured they gave the audience who arrived as early as 6 pm at the Expo hall of Eko hotel and Suites venue of the event, a value for their money. The rush for tickets by fans heightened the spirit of this year’s edition.
Before the show kicked off properly at about 9 pm, the VIP tables were already occupied with some of the guests who bought the ticket but could not find a space made themselves comfortable by standing at different corners. For them, what matters was to watch their idols perform.
When the show eventually began, it was an unstoppable night of music and comedy fusion. The energetic and beautiful performance by the Okoye brothers popularly known as P-square left the audience screaming for more.
During their 15-minutes performance, the twin singers not only bamboozled the audience with thir mermerising dance steps but left everyone present satistifed.
Virtually all Nigeria’s greatest artists, comedians and DJ’s gathered for this year’s biggest live entertainment event. This year’s edition featured Adewale Ayuba, P Square, D’ banj, Mavin AllStars, EME All Stars, Choc Boiz, Timaya, David O, Seyi Shay, Omawunmi, Waje, Chuddy K, Burna Boy, Sound Sultan, Kcee, Lynxxx, Vector, Chidinma, Dammy Krane, I.C, Tunde Ednut, Rayce, Olamide, Iyanya, Efa, Flowsick, Shank, Samini, DJ Caise, Ajebutter, Sina Ranbo,Yaw, Linda Ikeji and many others. It was hosted by the three wise men; Basketmouth, Bovi and Buchi who gave the audience spice of life with their rib cracking jokes. The comedians that were present at the event include AY, I go Dye, Gordons, Seyi