DJ Maphorisa to join Wizkid on his 19 cities ‘Made in Lagos’ American tour. The Nigerian superstar has announced a North American tour in support of his latest album Made in Lagos. The 17-dates kicks off on September the 10th in Boston and hits major cities which include Brooklyn, Chicago, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, and Miami through the month of October before closing out with a pair of Canadian dates in Toronto and Montreal in January.
Maphorisa who is long earned his belt for pumping out hits for almost a decade coming from Uhuru’s “Y-Tjukutja” and Mafikizolo’s “Khona” to his very own “Oncamce” featuring Stilo Magolide, Kwesta and Zingah, he has now become the pioneer of Amapiano sound. He together with Amapiano artists revolutionalised the sound of Amapiano, making it the biggest and fastest growing sound in Mzansi penetrating through the airwaves in some parts of the world. His very own studio has become a legendary heaven for artists, both up-coming and established artists.
Wizkid’s Made in Lagos feature 14 tracks with African and Caribbean influences, and its guests include Burna Boy, Skepta, Damian Marley, H.E.R., Ella Mai, and Terri, a signee to Wizkid’s Starboy Entertainment imprint. In April, Wizkid dropped the music video for the Made in Lagos single “Essence” featuring Tems.
Below are Made in Lagos tour dates:
10th September – Boston, MA – Orpheum Theatre
11th September – Brooklyn, NY – BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn
13th September – Silver Spring, MD – The Fillmore Silver Spring
17th September – Cleveland, OH – House of Blues
18th September – Chicago, IL – The Riviera Theatre
19th September – Minneapolis, MN – The Fillmore
September 22 – Denver, CO – Summit Music Hall
September 24 – Las Vegas, NV – Chop Vegas
September 25 – Los Angeles, CA – The Wiltern
September 28 – Seattle, WA – Neptune
October the second – Sacramento, CA – TBA
October 9 – Dallas, TX – Southside Ballroom
October 10 – Houston, TX – Bayou Music Center
October 12 – Atlanta, GA – Tabernacle
October 16 – Miami, FL – The Oasis
January 2022 the 21 – Toronto, ON – HISTORY
January 2022 22 – Montreal, QC – Mtelus
By: Mpho Khena.