TRACE continues to innovate in entertainment with TRACE Live, the next edition of which will be headlined by the incomparable, Simi. Themed, ‘Simi: To Be Honest’, on October 25th, TRACE Live will take the audience through a journey of music, and candid opinions and truths from one of Africa’s biggest stars.
Always a night filled with rich music and cultural appreciation, TRACE Live celebrates the beauty of music by highlighting a blend of vocals, instruments, dancers, and an energetic audience. Previous performers include Flavour, Adekunle Gold, Falz, Tubaba, Wande Coal, Reekado Banks and Runtown.
Simi is a singer, songwriter, sound engineer, and producer who has constantly and passionately done the work of being true to herself and her fans. Beginning her career as a gospel musician, she released her debut album ‘Ogaju’ in 2008. In 2014 she released, ‘Restless’, an EP which earned her a record deal with X3M Music, where she went on to release three critically acclaimed works, one of which made it to number 5 on the Billboard World Chart. In doing so, she has gained fans worldwide. Currently, Simi is forging a new path. Having founded Studio Brat, she is fully independent and ready for her next chapter.
Simi, who is known as someone who uses her voice to fight for truth, will for the first time mix her performance with live and exclusive insights into her world. The combination of TRACE Live and Simi is sure to bring a show that will be talked about for months to come.
TRACE Live, Lagos’s largest live show series, is presented by TRACE in partnership with Cabal Entertainment and Bolanle Austin-Peters. The show is proudly sponsored by Lord’s Gin, Munch It, Pepsi and Tom Tom.