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CANEX 2022: Bob Marley’s son leads Stars to Abidjan

The Creative Africa Nexus Weekend (CANEX WKND) 2022 is primed for a thrilling climax, following the unveiling of the star cast of artistes that would…

The Creative Africa Nexus Weekend (CANEX WKND) 2022 is primed for a thrilling climax, following the unveiling of the star cast of artistes that would be performing on the last day at the three-day summit.

CANEX WKND 2022 is billed to hold from November 25 to 27 2022 in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire.

The all-star line-up, specially curated by the All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) and CANEX WKND aims to showcase the diversity of talent from across the continent, with an important nod to the diaspora.

Artistes representing the various regions of Africa will bring their star talent and energy to the closing event of what promises to be a historic time out for Africa’s creative sector.

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Leading the line of those to thrill the participants and the continent at large is Julian Marley, son of the legendary Bob Marley alongside multiple award winning Nigerian afro-pop singer, Yemi Alade.

Others include Josey (Côte d’Ivoire), Nandy (Tanzania), Nadia Nakai (South Africa), Suspect 95 (Côte d’Ivoire), Didi B (Côte d’Ivoire) and DJ Mohgreen (Morocco/ France)

Toofan, Blinky Bill, Ayodele, The Cavemen, Elaine, and Oswald Kouamé et N’Zassa Music will also be performing, according to the organisers.