Saturday, February 23, 2013

The Poets on parade at WORD UP Volume 3.....!!!!

WORD UP Volume 3 featured an array of who is who in the Spoken Word Poetry circuit in Nigeria. 
The poets who are Super Stars in their own right came from far and near, within and without to feature in the biggest Spoken Word Poetry event in Nigeria.  
The poets dazzled, the audience laughed, smiled and enjoyed it all.
It was indeed an evening to remember.
Here are some of the faces that will soon dominate your TV sets when the Spoken Word Poetry industry fully takes off.

Onimisi, the WordSmith from Abuja.



 
Dolapo, the Poetic Diva


Nini Efem dazzling the audience with her poetry




Plumbline, the master of punchlines

Toni Payne, the celeb poet of the day


Obii, the 2012 Naija Poetry Slam winner

Enigmatic Olumide Bisiriyu

 

Soonest I Nathaniel telling us about his crush for his secondary school teacher

Increase, the 14 year old poet, doing a love poem
   



 
Olulu, the King not from Zulu doing "Broda yi jor, ma ti lo.....!!!!"


Chinelo Renee wowing us with her poem




Shola Oguntoyinbo poetically serenading us

Chris Eleri and his group

Secondary school students who came to dazzle us with their performance poetry




Tofarati on stage with his tight rhymes..!!!

Erica Light from America with Wura Samba doing a piece titled rude boy.




Wura Samba



Lahde



Atilola doing a poetic piece titled, "Brain Drain."



Bob Ekat looking for his Yemisi



Bob Ekat and Edaoto, the afro soul singer

Princeps telling us what Love is.



HolyBlaze doing his thing on stage

 
Efe Paul Azino and Wifey, Osasu thrilling the audience with their special poetic piece 





Lumynos, the soul singer