International R&B sensation, R. Kelly will take to the stage as main artist of the 2016 Windhoek Draught Live Music Festival which is slated for Friday, 25 November 2016 at the Hage Geingob Stadium in Windhoek.
Robert Sylvester Kelly, better known by his stage name “R Kelly” is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, and former professional basketball player. He is known for a collection of major hit singles including “Bump N’ Grind”; “I Believe I Can Fly”; “Ignition (Remix)”; “If I Could Turn Back the Hands of Time”; “The World’s Greatest”. In 1998, Kelly won three Grammy Awards for “I Believe I Can Fly”.
His distinctive sound and style has influenced numerous hip hop and contemporary R&B artists. As founder and main sponsor of the event, Namibia Breweries Limited (NBL) through its premium brand, Windhoek Draught identified the opportunity to create amazing experiences for their consumers by bringing Namibians and their international music icons together and this saw the birth of the music festival in 2014.
NBL National Marketing Manager, Rosemary Shippiki shared her enthusiasm saying “We believe in creating memorable moments for our consumers that money can not buy. Music is a great vehicle to connect with consumers and create an opportunity for them to socialize with friends.” Standard Bank’s acting Marketing Manager, Sigrid Tjijorokisa quipped “We are delighted to partner with Windhoek Draught in what promises to be a most exceptional music festival with an astounding representation of highly talented artists. “
Event: Windhoek Draught Live Music Festival
Venue: Hage Geingob Stadium, Windhoek
Date: 25 November 2016
Entry: From N$500 higher
Ticket are available via the Standard Bank App Blue Wallet or in Standard Bank Windhoek branches. You can also visit any of the 45 MobiPay Kiosks nationwide or log onto the Facebook pages of Windhoek Beer or Standard Bank to purchase online. Ticket sales started on 12 October 2016.