4×4, VVIP, MizVee, Stonebwoy, Chris and others rock 020 Live
4X4, VVIP, MzVee, Stonebwoy, Chris of Vodafone Icons fame and other Ghanaian musicians thrilled hundreds of Vodafone’s fans at this year’s much anticipated 020Live concert to mark the one-year anniversary of Red.
The Polo Gardens in Accra hosted over 4000 of Vodafone’s cherished customers who thronged the stage when their favourite artist mounted the stage to perform. Themed “Red is One”, the evening begun with a back to back jockeying of hit songs by Ghana’s own DJ Black and DJ Varosky.
Dancehall songstress and only female on the bill, MzVee was in her element to render powerful-voice and stage performances that got the crowd cheering and dancing. She performed her hit songs like ‘Borkor Borkor’ among others. With the classiness of Vodafone X subscribers in mind, Winner of the 2014 edition of Vodafone Icons, Chris took over the stage to serve his audience nice songs that suits the young and young at heart.
The enthusiastic crowd also cheered as 4×4 and VVIP with Reggie Rocktone were called to the stage.
The whole area went agog as each group took turns to perform award-winning hip-life tunes interlaced with Twi and English rap. The groups stole the night with their custom and peculiar dance moves.
Musical sensation, Stonebwoy raised the image of dancehall on the night with his performance of his hit songs like ‘Pull Up’ and ‘Baafira’. His performance saw the audience taking over each time he raised a new song. Chief Marketing Officer of Vodafone, Agnes Emefa Essah said “020Live has always been about our subscribers as we try to satisfy their love for music at a live event.”
The live concert is also aimed at honouring Vodafone X customers – the movement that was launched earlier this year targeted at young subscribers between ages 18 and 24 as well as the young at heart.
Over the years 020Live has given the opportunity to some good Ghanaian artistes to perform on the same stage with other African and global music stars like P-Square, D’Banj, Trey Songz and Ludacris.
Last year, 020Live was held at the beach front of the Labadi Beach Hotel. It was a party with fun amidst drinks that saw performances from top artistes and DJs from Ghana and beyond.