Poetry is an attempt to capture the essence of the chord struck in the poet by an instant of insight, in such a way that the same music will sound in the soul of the reader.
Come Saturday 16th of August 2014, some of Nigeria’s finest Spoken Word Poets will paint pictures with words and blur the line between imagination and reality at WORD UP Volume 8.
Some of the Stars that will be on parade are Graciano, Aquila, Titilayo Mabogunje, Shegrhymz, Atilola, Plumbline, K-MEKS Otuya, Enigmatic Olumide, Efe Paul Azino, Torpedo Mascaw, Arch Angel, Bash (from Abuja), “a surprise poet” and many more.
Soul Singers – Tobo Rated and Aduke
Official Dee Jay : DJ Swaggz
Emcees: Duvy and Don Fabrino
Date is Saturday August 16, 2014
The venue is Quad T Event Centre, beside Ecobank and Opposite UPS Office along Gbagada Express Way, Gbagada, Lagos.
Time is from 2pm.
Gate fee: VIP N5,000; Regular N1,000; Student with valid ID Card N500
Official media partners: Pulse.ng
For sponsorship and partnership inquires please call;
Olulu – 08025070892
Quazeem – 08080918265
Ayo – 07068400846
Don Fabrino – 08030635360
Daniel – 08053001608
N.B: Our Spoken Word Poetry show is now on the NTA Network (i.e. DSTV and Local) from August 2014. The TV show will be on air every Sunday by 3pm, with repeat broadcast on Wednesdays by 10am and Fridays by 5.30am. Please tune in.