On my last trip to Lagos, I was asked to perform at a prestigious event called Runway Jazz that was being headlined by Grammy Award winning Saxophonist/Recording Artist, Kirk Whalum. During his stay in lagos, my family and I had the honor of hosting him and his amazing band. We had some awesome food, great conversation and even a brief concert.

Kirk was so calm and soft spoken with wonderful stories and nuggets of wisdom to share. I truly learned a lot about music, his journey, a little bit about the late Whitney Houston, his take on the industry in general and he also advised me on places that I need to travel within the States. Thanks for being so warm Kirk.

Here are a few pictures and a video too!

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Just before he was about to leave, Kirk grabbed my hand and dragged me to the piano.. demanding a song.


File May 19, 9 12 11 AM File May 19, 9 14 17 AMIt was a glorious day! Unforgettable! Thanks so Afolabi Oke and Queen Ahneva for making this possible!