#Afrocentric returns to Pure Sky Lounge, Hilton Hotel on Friday 4th October for its fourth year and launches the new season with South African songtress Mpumi, the voice behind Heavy K’s giant Afro House track ‘Wena’.
Entry: 50AED on the door. Doors open 8pm-3am. Strictly 21+.
ABOUT MPUMI: Mpumi is the singer songwriter behind Heavy K’s smash hit ‘Wena’. The track featured on Heavy K’s album entitled ‘Drumboss’ and quickly became a dance floor anthem topping the charts in South Africa and beyond.
The success of ‘Wena’ saw it being nominated at the Metro Awards 2014 in the category of Record of the Year and at the South African Music Awards 20 in the same category. Mpumi went on to write and perform ‘Busa’ by Euphonik & Bob Eezy and ‘Umoya’ by Heavy K ft Professor helping to further seal her mark on the House music industry. ‘Busa’ was also nominated at the Metro FM Awards 2015 in the category of the record of the year, at the South African Music Awards XXI and the MTVMAMA2015 in the same category.
Her music has seen her perform not only in South Africa, but also in Botswana, Angola, Nigeria, Portugal, Zambia and Mozambique and now Dubai.