By staff writer
Top Naija Star HumbleSmith to tour East Africa
All is set for the grand East African tour of Top Nigerian pop star Humble Smith. According to information received by our source, HumbleSmith will land at Entebbe Airport on the 10th of September and the hold a series of events in Uganda, before going to Kenya and wrapping up in Tanzania.
The tour dubbed “East African Media and Meet and Greet Tour” shall also feature interactions with fans at various night spots, on radio and television and he might also hold a few concerts. In an interview with Xclusive, Bob Kelly Williams, the seasoned manager of the rising star said “we want East Africa to get to know HumbleSmith up close and personal. We have many surprises that we are coming with.” In his own words, HumbleSmith said that he was thrilled that he was going to meet with his fans in the fastest growing region in Africa.
“Meeting my fans is a top priority, and I look forward to it.” Currently HumbleSmith is enjoying massive airplay in Nigeria with his hit single focus. The audio is on high rotation on several radio stations in West Africa while the video has been massively featured on television in the region. HumbleSmith ‘s real name is Ekenedilichukwu Ijemba. He was born on May 14, 1991. He is currently signed to N-tyze Entertainment owned by Bob Kelly Williams. Some of his hit singles have included “Chairmoo”, “Bogati”, “Shoki”, “Osinachi”, “Jukwese”, “Na U”, “Attracta” and the latest blockbuster “Focus.”
Humblesmith, is a Nigerian afro pop recording artist who achieved recognition upon the release of his single titled “Osinachi” a chart-topping single that featured Phyno; and Davido in the remix version, which later won a nomination spot at the 2016 Nigeria Entertainment Awards.
Here is HumbleSmith’s rich music CV;
|Year||Award ceremony||Prize||Recipient/Nominated work||Result||Ref|
|2016||The Headies 2015||Rookie of The Year||Himself||Nominated|
|2016 Nigeria Entertainment Awards||Hottest Single||“Osinachi”||Nominated|
|Best New Act||Himself||Nominated|
|2016 African Muzik Magazine Awards||Best Newcomer||Nominated|
|2016 City People Entertainment Awards||Collaboration of the Year||“Osinachi (Remix)”||Won|
|The Headies 2016||Song of the Year||Nominated|
|Best Pop Single||Nominated|
|Nigerian Teen Choice Award 2016||Choice Afro Beat & Pop Artist||Nominated|
|Choice New Song of the Year||“Osinachi (Remix)”||Nominated|
Here is his latest block buster song ‘Focus’.