Every year, the world’s best-selling cognac, Hennessy, brings together some of the most talented artists from all around Nigeria for an eclectic mix of music and sounds. Known as Hennessy Artistry, the global cognac brand formally presents its 9th edition of a series of events that exposes and showcases talent in Nigeria’s forever evolving arts space.
Hennessy Artistry is a unique integrated global platform that brings the “art of blending” to life by creating exceptional consumer moments through a fusion of music, art, culture and creative talent.
Since 2009, the Hennessy Artistry platform has become an integral part of Nigeria’s social fabric – Creating Iconic Moments, Exposing Raw Talent, and creating collaborations across various music genres.
This year’s Hennessy Artistry will feature a series of unexpected collaborations and stage performances displaying a perfect blend of style and musical talent.
The Hennessy Cypher; features a mix of veteran rappers and fresh young talent to deliver a series of Cyphers that celebrates the universality of Hip-hop genre. The cypher leads this year are the Swag master -Zoro, Ace Rapper- Vector tha Viper, the versatile Reminisce, Terry Da Rapman and VS Class Alumni- the beautiful “Femcee” Phlow.
In the spirit of Hennessy’s tagline – The Art of Blending, Hennessy VS Class Season V will bring together the best of Nigeria’s hip-hop talent from across the nation (Abuja, Benin and Lagos) to battle for this year’s Hennessy VS Class crown. Kicking off with Abuja, aspiring rappers; come show what you’ve got at Club Indigo, Sheraton Hotel, Ladi Kwali Street, Wuse Zone 4, and Abuja on the 28th of July.
This opportunity is not limited to residents of Abuja alone. Our Headliners include a line-up of musical royalty who will thrill audiences across the country during our Club tours and THE ARTISTRY CONCERT. For the discerning consumer, XO Jazz & Soul Nights will deliver a series of never to be forgotten experiences.
“This year’s Artistry program is going to be full of surprises”; promises Wole Awoleke –Brand Manager Hennessy and Spirits. Brace yourselves and prepare for an action packed musical adventure from the world’s number one cognac, Hennessy.
You can join the conversation on social media using the hashtags #HennessyArtistry2018 #HennessyCypher and #HennessyVSClass2018.