Africa's Premium Live Band “Alternate Sound” In Kenya For Their First East African Tour
20 September 2018
Africa’s premium live band Alternate Sound formed by Nigerian ace music producer GospelOnDeBeatz is in Kenya for their debut East African Tour. Kicking off the tour in Nairobi, they performed with pop queen Tiwa Savage at “The Baddest” album launch (15th September, 2018) by Redsan. Their performance p live at the Kiza Lounge, in Nairobi this Saturday, 22nd September 2018 will open doors to many other East African performances.
At the very same time, GospelOnDeBeatz has teamed up with Alternate Sound and Davido Music Worldwide hitmakers: Davido and Peruzzi to release “Run Am”—a new Salsa-infused pop banger.
GospelOnDeBeatz says, “This tour to East African has been in the works for a while now and we are ecstatic to make it happen. We are bringing sounds from the West and fusing them with the East African sound and make magic,” adding, “While here, we are also hoping to collaborate on some projects with more artistes and events/festivals from the region so watch out for that. “
The band's meticulous panache has been paired with the Africa’s top artistes among them, Tiwa Savage, Patoranking, Banky W, Praiz and Reekado Banks on the most prestigious stages across and beyond the continent. They have featured as headline acts and also official band on positioned stages like The CAF Awards 2017, SoundCity MVP Awards 2017, The Headies Award 2018, One Africa Music Fest (London) 2018, The Nigerian Football Federation Awards 2018, amongst others.
The band headlines their own show - “Alternate Sound Live” which is a quarterly live and intimate showcase by the band. The first edition took place on the 23rd of November 2017 had over 700 people in attendance with the second live show taking place on the 5th of April, 2018. Both events were staged at Hard Rock Café in Victoria Island and saw A-list artistes such as Banky W, Skales, Praiz, Dr. Sid, Reekado Banks, Terry Apala, Iyanya, Chike, Fiokee, Kaffy and upcoming artistes; GreyC, Okiemute, Marv and Squeeze Terella and many more performing.