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4 Legendary Male Musicians Who Visited Nigeria And The Reasons They Came


Nigeria is blessed with so many things. One of the things that made the country to be known all over the world is it's entertainment sector. Over the years, so many foreign musicians has visited Nigeria and they all testify that this country is indeed a great county. Below are some of them:

1) J. Cole

Famous American Rapper, J. Cole once visited Nigeria in the year 2018, and he really enjoyed himself. He came for the Castle Light Unlock Concert in Lagos and his performance was top notch. There was a huge turnout for the show which held at Eko Hotel, Lagos.

One of the highlights of the event was that J. Cole put on a Nigerian football jersey while he performed on stage.

2) R. Kelly

Robert Kelly, popularly known as R. Kelly is an American R&B singer who has been in the music industry since the year 1989. He came to Nigeria when he was on his African tour in the year 2009. He performed in Lagos and Abuja and his performance made headlines. 

3) Jay-Z

Shawn Corey Carter, popularly known as Jay-Z is a Veteran rapper who has been in the entertainment industry for many years. The rapper came to Nigeria following an invitation by the then governor of Kwara State, Bukola Saraki. The former governor happens to be a big fan of Jay-Z and this made him name a road in Ilorin after the Rapper. He invited Jay-Z to come and commission the road, and the rapper honoured the invitation. 

4) Chris Brown

Popular Hip-Hop star, Chris Brown once visited Nigeria in the year 2012. He was on his African tour and his concert was held at the Expo Center of the Eko Hotel in Victoria Island, Lagos. The American singer reportedly shut down the show with his amazing performance. He even performed with Wizkid on stage.

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