Afro Nation Ghana has announced a huge line up for the grand return to its West African spiritual home, Ghana, for the world’s biggest Afrobeats festival this year.
Ready to turn the end of the year into an unforgettable party, Afro Nation Ghana 2022 is set to follow up the 2019 landmark African debut in style.
This year’s event, Afro Nation Ghana, will take place on 29th & 30th December 2022 at Marine Drive, Black Star Square, Accra.
Founded to unite the diaspora in celebration of Black Joy, Afro Nation Ghana is back for a celebratory trip of Black culture, vibing music, dance, good food, and so much more.
The festival promises to showcase the hottest names this December, spanning the very best in the African and international Afrobeats, Amapiano, and Dancehall scene.
Line Up For Afrobeats festival
In fitting fashion, some of the biggest global stars are now announced to headline the show. Among the stars is Nigerian party king, Davido, who is expected to be joined by legendary sibling duo, P-Square, to bring their high energy R&B, hip-hop and dance oriented sound.
Also expected at the festival is a very special guest, Ghana’s own Afropop, dancehall and reggae super star talent, Stonebwoy, who is more than ready to take the Afro Nation vibes to another level.
Afro Nation Ghana also announced the inclusion of the most important new names in Afrobeats at the moment. These include: South Africa’s exploding underground sounds such as leading Amapiano artists, Major League DJz, Uncle Waffles, Kamo Mphela and DJ Maphorisa. Also expected at the festival are Kabza De Small’s collaborative project, Scorpion Kings and Nigerian Afro-Wave warrior, Rema.
Within that, the lineup draws from a broad range of modern African music styles, including France’s biggest Afro RnB Superstar, Dadju, the highlife inspired Adekunle Gold and the emo afrobeat style of fast rising CKay.
Then representing a wealth of Ghana’s future breakout artists, so many exciting new names like Kuami Eugene, KiDi, Gyakie and Camidoh will feature at the festival this year.
With more of a mission than a regular festival
With more of a mission than most regular festivals, the Afro Nation brand is the birth of super-sized global gathering, uniting thousands of music lovers around the world in a bid to further the Afrobeats movement and build a lasting platform for the artists and creatives at its core.
“It was recently revealed that the giant new main stage used at Afro Nation Portugal will be transported to Ghana, with a training programme in place for local teams to run this world-beating production on a scale not seen before in the region”.Afro Nation
The festival’s new city central location is on a site of cultural and historical significance, right at the heart of the capital and mere moments from the stunning coast.
Afro Nation Ghana welcomes thousands from the global diaspora travelling home to party and be together with friends and family during the turn of the new year in West Africa’s most exciting cultural hub.
Around the festival’s core programming, a number of unmissable parties are planned around the city and available to Golden and VIP ticket holders, starting on 28th December, 2022 with the ‘Piano People Welcome Party’ and ending with a ‘NYE special’ on 31st December, 2022.
Afro Nation Ghana looks to foster even stronger ties with the continent and around the world, re-connecting, educating, and creating, whilst putting on a festival never-seen-before on this scale.