DJ Spinall to be First DJ From Afrobeats to Grace Coachella

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DJ Spinall has been announced as the first Afrobeats DJ to perform at the renowned Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival.

Spinall, known globally for his electrifying performances and production prowess, will take the stage across two weekends, captivating audiences on Saturday, April 13th and 20th.

This momentous occasion marks a significant milestone for Nigerian DJs, producers, and artists, solidifying Afrobeats’ position on the world stage.

DJ Spinall is set to command the renowned Sahara Tent, known for pushing boundaries with high-energy music and showcasing the intersection of technology and art. Fans can expect an unforgettable experience as Spinall brings his signature Afrobeats energy to Coachella.

DJ Spinall

Expressing his excitement, DJ Spinall stated, “This is a monumental moment for Afrobeats. As our genre continues to captivate global audiences, stages like Coachella provide a platform to celebrate our growth and inspire us further to showcase our art and culture to the world.

Spinall’s selection comes after a period of remarkable contributions from Nigeria’s music scene to the global stage. He himself has played a pivotal role in elevating Afrobeats internationally, earning recognition as the first Nigerian and Afrobeats DJ featured in Mixmag’s prestigious list of the top 25 DJs of 2023.

Furthermore, Spinall holds the distinction of being the first Nigerian to perform at the legendary Glastonbury Festival in the UK, following in the footsteps of Afrobeat legend Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, who paved the way for contemporary Nigerian artists like Wizkid and Burna Boy.

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