The Grand Finale which held at Eagles Club Surulere saw Nigeria’s finest artistes Wande Coal, Kcee, Harrysong, Sean Tizzle and May D mounting the elaborate Star Music Trek stage for the final time this year and thrilling thousands of music fans who thronged the venue to watch scintillating performances from their favourite stars.
Comic duo Gbenga Adeyinka and Laff Up hosted the over eight hour event living up to prime billing as they effortlessly entertained the eager audience with their eclectic styles.
Pop legend, 2Face Idibia gave Lagos fans an unforgettable experience from his royal entrance to the phenomenal live performance of his hit singles including True Love, Nfana Ibaga, If Love Is A Crime, African Queen and many more. His duet with gyration master now lawmaker, Hon. Tony One Week on Ife Di Nma had the audience wild with excitement.
Star Music Trek 2104 only female headliner, Tiwa Savage made another grand entrance on a power bike to the amazement of thousands who gathered at Eagles Club, Surulere to watch her and fellow headliner artistes perform for the final edition of Star Music Trek 2014.
She went on to deliver the most captivating performance seen from the pop diva yet singingKeleKele Love, Ileke, Eminado while collaborating with Traffic and Mavin Records colleagues, Aphrodija, Reekado Banks, Korede Roberts to perform Quality over Quantity and Dorobuccirespectively.
Kcee rewarded an ardent Star Music Trek Fan, Marvelous Ikechukwu with $200 whom he recognized as having been at every city he performed. The Imo State University undergraduate went on to confirm he had been on the Trek for the past five weeks moving through Orlu, Ekwulobia, Onitsha, Benin, Ado-Ekiti and Lagos.
Dressed in gold studded all black ensemble, he was joined by fellow 5-Star music artiste, Harrysong to perform Limpopo and Pull Over before setting up his notable dance competition.
Wande Coal went retro taking fans back to his Mo Hits days with tracks such as Bumper To Bumper, You Bad, Kiss Your Hands and Taboo. He also performed recently released Rotate, Sexcellency, The Kick and Baby Hello.
Sean Tizzle continued in Santa Claus mode from Ado Ekiti giving out jewelry and cash while performing Loke Loke. Lagos fans however reciprocated the love giving him hats, glasses and jewellry in return.
Mr May D never forgets his roots as a dancer always ensuring fans get a double dose during his performances. He performed Sound Trak and You Gat Me High to the teeming audience at Star Music Trek, Lagos.
Phyno showed that he is not just the King of the East but dominates the West as well as fans rapped enthusiastically to Alobam, Parcel, Kush, Ghost mode and O set.
Olamide made a surprise entrance to deliver an exceptional performance with Phyno on Ghost Mode and Dope Money. He went on to give one of the most talked about performances of the night from his popular tracks including Stupid Love, Durosoke, Anifowose, Turn Up among many others which had passionate fans screaming in excitement even after he left the stage.
Fast rising fuji artiste Dammy Krane and rapper EFA got a chance to entertain Lagos fans performing Grateful and Open and Close respectively.
International reggae artiste Mojo Morgan performed with C-Strokes advocating for change as well as pleading for the return of the abducted Chibok Girls.
“ You cannot imagine the feeling, being on this stage, performing before thousands of my fans, it’s truly a spiritual healing, given and received.” I’ve been looking forward to the Grand Finale for a long time, so have the fans, so glad we had an awesome time together yesterday.” Says pop icon 2Face Idibia.
“This was one concert that just brought out the best in me, awesome fans, awesome music, phenomenal fellow artistes rocking the stage, it was definitely a grand finale many fans won’t forget in a hurry.” Adds Sean Tizzle.
Star Music Treks final Trek Gig also held on May 30th at Caucus Bar, Oshodi. Consumers got an opportunity to win fantastic prizes such as branded rugs, headphones, home theatres through a raffle draw.
The concert had also toured Nsukka, Makurdi, Uyo, Ekwulobia, Orlu, Onitsha, Benin, Ado Ekiti before culminating in grand finale in Lagos.