Brought to you by contemporary African- Canadian event planning company African Tastemakers, the Annual Canada Day All White Affair is BACK in its Tenth year at the luxurious Vue Event Venue – 195 Galaxy Blvd. on Friday, June 30, 2017 at 9p.m. – 3am.
Setting off even more fireworks as the BIGGEST AFRICULTURAL PARTY OF THE SUMMER will be none other than Afrobeat rising superstar and Adidas Ghana Brand Ambassador Joey B performing live to commemorate the occasion! Previous headliners of this prestigious occasion includes John Dumelo, Bisa Kdei, Firekidd Steenie, DJ Whitebwoy just to name a few.
Joey B in town as part of the Canada 150 Celebrations, spearheaded by Toronto based special events management team, The African Tastemakers Entertainment Group.
In celebration mood, he is also excited to be able to celebrate Ghana Republic Day which falls on the same day as Canada 150th Independence. Media and the public will have an opportunity to interview Joey B prior to the show.
But on the 30th of June, the real fun begins! Joey B will be hitting the stage to perform hit songs Tonga, Wow, Strawberry Ginger, U & Me, plus many more hits during The 10th Annual All White Affair that has a strict all white dress code in effect!
This year’s star-studded night of luxury is unlike any other in our diverse city! It offers to Toronto’s culture seekers what has become a huge trend of reveling in the diversity in our great city! And even more important to organizers is that everyone in attendance will sport a white ribbon to support the end to violence and unity amongst communities.
“We are excited to welcome Joey B at a time when we’re celebrating our great nation and helping bring smiles to many faces,”says Richmond Bonsu, Managing Partner of African Tastemakers. Adding, “As Africans and Canadians there’s no better time to celebrate the multiculturalism and community spirit that being African-Canadian is all about.”
Cost for tickets start at $30.00 and for those looking to have the ultimate experience, VIP reservations can be made with full bottle service at a starting package price of $350 (taxes and gratuity included) for exclusive treatment with an instant waitress, luxury seating, full bottle service, line by pass and more! But whatever your price point, Canada Day All White Affair is not an event to be missed!
The masters of ceremony for the occasion is none other than G98.7fm very own MC Bonde (The Voice of Africa) & MC Afro with Red Carpet interviews by MC HIlly. To top off the night, there will be an amazing music serenation right after Joey B’s performance by DJ Donet, DJ King Bizzy, DJ Magic Flowz, DJ Bravado, Classico P, DJ Fresh, & DJ Havil .
African Tastemakers has positioned itself as a leading producer in bringing live entertainment events from the world of African Entertainment to Canadian audiences. The company is a 3 way partnership between Afro Entertainment, Ghana House, & Chatbout Entertainment with over 10 years of combined experiences in event planning, community and philanthropic initiatives out of their offices based in Toronto, Ontario. The African Tastemakers continuous aim is it to be the gateway to the Cultural Wealth of the African Community, across Canada.
Joey B born Darryl Paa Kwesi Bannerman-Martin is a talented and creative rapper, singer and songwriter from Ghana who makes music in five languages (English, Ga, Twi, Fante and Pidgin).
The type of music he creates ranges across Afrobeats, Hiphop, RnB, House, Dancehall, Hiplife and Highlife. Music has been a part of him since his childhood;. Joey B is one of the many rising stars to set hearts racing amongst in the world of Afrobeats. He won the Best New Artiste of the Year award at the 2014 Vodafone Ghana Music Awards. His eclectic musical influence explains the unique style and approach to his songs.
He says, “I listen to music from artistes like Kid Cudi, Kanye West, Krayzie Bone,Drake, Anthony B and Travis Scott. The call to make music is more than just a call to fame for me, it’s a resolution that I am very passionate about.”