August 7, 2012
Lagos| Nigeria The long-awaited Hennessy Artistry 2012 collaboration track from Nigeria’s favourite rappers, M.I and Naeto C which got massive speculation and buzz online and on the radio was released on Friday, August 3, 2012.
Following the announcement of M.I and Naeto C as this year’s Hennessy Artistry headliners, Hennessy revealed that the rap superstars will release the Hennessy Artistry theme song which will kick off this year’s project. The Hennessy Artistry collabo “Bartender” featuring M.I and Naeto has taken over radio stations across the country, online platforms and also got music lovers thrilled as comments on social media got the track trending on Twitter.
“M.I and I put in a hundred percent to make this year’s Hennessy Artistry theme song exceptional and unique and I’m glad our fans love it. We are taking the Hennessy Artistry train to the next level; raising the bar from where it has been” Naeto says.
The Hennessy Artistry 2012 track which premiered on The Beat 99.9FM on Friday, August 3, 2012 and was up for downloads on the official Hennessy Artistry Facebook page was produced by Tee-Y Mix, with co-production by M.I and Naeto C, who paid close attention to every detail.
“It couldn’t have been done at a better time, under a better arrangement’ and we must thank Hennessy for this great opportunity’ We are set to give our fans and Hennessy lovers good music, good shows and an all-round amazing experience on this year’s Hennessy Artistry project” M.I says.
The search for the supporting acts on this year’s Hennessy Artistry 2012 is still on and music lovers have already begun to send in their votes. The Club Tour will begin at the end of August, and fans can vote for the following acts – Burna Boy, Chuddy K, DammyKrane, Dpzle, Flowssick, L.O.S, Ms. Jaie, Rayce, Solidstar, Tilla Man, Tunde Ednut and Vector – at www.facebook.com/HennessyNigeria.
About Hennessy Artistry
Since Hennessy Artistry was first unveiled in Nigeria in 2007, Hennessy Cognac has maintained its position as Nigeria’s and the world’s leading cognac brand.
Hennessy Artistry has since evolved from a cocktail-mixing contest between renowned bartenders to a DJ battle, and is now an important platform for experimental collaborations between multi-talented artistes. Previous participating entertainers include Ice Prince, Nneka, Sir Shina Peters, Banky W, Eldee, Tiwa Savage, Jesse Jagz, Bez, Mo’Cheddah among others.
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