Jiva V presented by Welovethiscity ft Emmanuel Jal

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Jiva V presented by Welovethiscity ft Emmanuel Jal

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The Trilogy 45 Pottinger Street 26/F, Central HK

Jiva V presented by Welovethiscity ft Emmanuel Jal

Jiva V presented by Welovethiscity: Celebrating African Dance Music Royalty! Double up dancefloor nightlife experience with rooftop and Club.

Welovethiscity, Hong Kong's premier events and PR company, is proud to present the 5th edition of Jiva, an African dance music extravaganza!

Date: Saturday, June 1st, 2024

Venue: The Trilogy (Wav Rooftop and Keyz Nightclub), 45 Pottinger Street, 26/F, High Block, H Code, Central, Hong Kong

Time: 7:00 pm - 5:00 am

Headline Performance:

Emmanuel Jal- Grammy-nominated musician, DJ and activist!

Emmanuel Jal has collaborated and performed alongside artists such as Lauryn Hill, Peter Gabriel, Nelly Furtado, Joss Stone, Ed Sheeran, Nile Rodgers and Alicia Keys.

Emmanuel Jal has garnered much success through his signature South Sudanese sound and collaborations such as his recent hit “Gorah” (with Nitefreak), launched by Diplo's Higher Ground label, the iconic "Kuar" with Henrik Schwarz/ FNX Omar, “Chagu” (with Moblack/ Henrik Schwarz), “Hey Mama” (Euggy, Suraj, FNX Omar,) “Birds” (with Folamour) and “Budah” (with Angelos & Keene) amongst many others.

Emmanuel has released seven award nominated studio albums: Shangah, Naath The Key, Gua, Ceasefire, Warchild and See Me Mama. His live appearances have included Live 8, Nelson Mandela’s 90th Birthday Concert and the One Concert for his Holiness the Dalai Lama.

Emmanuel Jal's Background:

Emmanuel Jal is a South Sudanese-Canadian artist who has achieved immense success in the music industry despite an incredibly challenging past.

Born a child soldier in war-torn South Sudan, Jal overcame unimaginable hardship.

Finding refuge in Kenya, he discovered music as a powerful tool for healing and expression.

Jal's unique blend of African rhythms and powerful storytelling has garnered him international acclaim, including a Grammy nomination.

A passionate advocate for peace and reconciliation, Jal uses his platform to raise awareness for child soldiers.

Experience a night of unforgettable music and powerful inspiration with Emmanuel Jal at Jiva V!

Listen to Emmanuel Jal on Spotify- https://open.spotify.com/artist/2yWskGGwMOlBGeIAVgfsgm?si=nmzEBD5lQa-qLculGixjKQ

Jiva Spotify Playlist- https://open.spotify.com/playlist/07xVW5GOU5roKYsItSK5wD?si=fb6764d1dea64a98

Supporting lead acts:

DJ Anil Ahuja - Hong Kong living legend and Music Director of The Trilogy, warming up the dance floor with a special opening set coinciding with his birthday celebration!

HALLEX M, International performing DJ & CEO of United Music Records - Closing out the night with a bang!

RICHIE - Standout South African DJ on a meteoric rise, based in Hong Kong! Jiva veteran RICHIE will be lighting up the Wav rooftop with an extended set, having performed at every Jiva event to date.

Get ready to move your body all night long to a captivating blend of African dance music! The prominent genres throughout the evening will be Afro House and Afro Tech, featuring electrifying live percussion sets. The lineup will also weave in some of your favorite Afrobeats and Amapiano tracks to keep the energy high. Past Jiva events have been praised for their high-energy performances, diverse music genres, and festive atmosphere by the likes of industry leading MixMag Asia.

The dress code encourages traditional African patterns, vibrant colors, and a touch of gold, creating a celebration of African culture across two floors at The Trilogy (Wav Rooftop and Keyz Nightclub).

Give Back in Multiple Ways!

Support Gua Africa, Emmanuel Jal's charity based in UK and Kenya, which works to empower individuals and communities affected by war and poverty through education and peacebuilding initiatives.

All profits from merchandise sales at Jiva V will be donated to Gua Africa.

Cash donations will be collected throughout the event for Gua Africa.

Donations can also be made online at [Gua Africa donation link www.gua-africa.org ).

Ticket Pricing:

Early Bird (Available until May 1st): $111 HKD (Limited)

General Admission (Online): $188 HKD Early Bird Early Bird (Limited)

Better Together (2pax): $333 (Limited)

Door: $300 HKD (If available)

Don't miss your chance to lock in the best price!

Here's what you can expect at Jiva V:

-A thrilling journey through African dance

-Unforgettable performances by Emmanuel Jal, HALLEX M, DJ Anil Ahuja (opening set and birthday celebration!), RICHIE (extended set), Aaron, Wilkinho, Yumi Baller Queen, and Yaboi.

-A vibrant celebration of African culture across two floors of The Trilogy (Wav Rooftop and Keyz Nightclub).

Don't miss this chance to dance the night away with friends, new and old, celebrate Anil Ahuja's birthday in style, support a worthy cause through merchandise purchases, cash donations, or online giving, and be part of a community passionate about music and culture!

Supported By:

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