...May D, Dammy Krane and Charass wow mammoth crowd

Lagos, Nigeria; 22 November 2014: The Enugu State University had a sip of the excitement and fun of the Coke Studio Campus Concert, which shook up  the campus with live performances by A- list artistes led by, "Ile ijo " hit-maker, May D and "the enterkraner " Dammy Krane, supported by "Cocoa Butter" crooner Charass and Sean Breezy.

Brand Manager, Colas, at Coca-Cola Nigeria Limited, Olufemi Ashipa, who also doubles as Project Manager, Coke Studio shared in the fun and commended the level of awareness of the Coke Studio Concert at ESUT.

"We are impressed with the level of engagement we have witnessed to date, and we are even more excited that the feedback from the students indicates clearly that this was a great success." Ashipa commented,

He further disclosed that "The Student Union Government has requested us to stage the concert again, describing it as the best show that has come to ESUT in a while".

The concert at ESUT started with keen contests among upcoming musicians and dancers who battled each other for a chance to perform live with the super stars on the stage.

Sean Breezy and Charass set the tempo for the day's performances with " I gat it", " Xbreezy" and "Cocoa Butter", leaving the stage to rock on the double decker Coke Studio bus.

Crowd- surfing Dammy Krane thrilled the huge crowd with "Ligali ", "Gratitude " and "My Dear" before closing his set with his trademark,  "Amin"

The massive crowd went wild with excitement as multiple award nominee, May D, stormed the stage with " Nile Ijo" and "Sound track" among other hits.

100 level student of Environmental Science, Chukwudi Odoh, who performed with  May D, described the experience as life changing.

"Now that I have performed live with May D, whom I look up to, i really believe i can make a success of a career in music. So i thank Coca-Cola for this opportunity to really find myself " he said.

The Coke Studio Concerts have been successfully staged at nine tertiary institutions, including LASPOTECH, UNIPORT, UNILAG, UNILORIN, CRUTECH, ABSU and OAU, Ile-Ife. The next concert is scheduled to hold at the University of Ibadan.

 

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