Jameson Connects Presents Tinie Tempah

Headlining Jameson Connects this year is Tinie Tempah, the award-winning British Hip Hop artist. Tinie Tempah has several critically acclaimed singles. He has had as many UK #1s as Michael Jackson and Elton John; and is the artist with the most UK #1s this decade. He has won numerous BRIT Awards, collaborated with performers such as Ellie Goulding, Wizkid, Swedish House Mafia and Zara Larsson. Tinie Tempah also founded his own independent record label, ‘DisturbingLondon’.

Also performing will be Wangeci, Femi One, Petra, Karun and Phy. Along with other performances by Jack Rooster, DJBurn, DJ Bash, Big Bear, DJ Kace and Dj Rik.

Taking to the stage as well, will be Tim Westwood. Westwood is the most recognized Urban DJ in the UK and beyond. He is regarded as an influential figure in hip hop in Europe and as a pioneer of the UK scene.

Jameson Connects, evolving from Jameson Live, which has seen 2 Chainz and B.O.B headline unforgettable concerts in Nairobi, Jameson Connects aims to channel the festival atmosphere into its event. Jameson Connects will bring together Jameson lovers, local, pan-African and international artists with a series of electrifying food, drink and
gaming experiences.

The Jameson Connects festival will include highlights such as innovative drink experiences in the style of iconic Irish pub culture and discoverable sessions of the different expressions of Jameson – Select Reserve, Caskmates and the Makers Series. Along with gourmet ‘comfort food’ and high-energy zones for gaming, football and lifestyle. All designed with one aim, to connect you, Jameson and every artist to their passion for one day.

Jameson Connects will take place on December 3rd 2016 at the Carnivore Grounds from 4pm.

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