Epic Gig Winner to Collaborate with SA's Aubrey Qwana

Published March 22, 2024

The up-and-coming artist who emerges victorious at this year's Epic Gig will have the chance to work alongside South African musician Aubrey Qwana. The announcement came from the Epic Gig festival’s Communications Officer, Loyce Kayitesi Kayitare, in a recent press release.

Promising Opportunity for New Talent

The five-year celebration of the Epic Gig Festival, also known as episode V, is set to take place from June 28 to 30 at the Mavuso Exhibition and Trade Centre. Among the highlights for newcomers is the shortlisting of the top 21 freshman finalist candidates. Public voting will determine the top 10, and ultimately, the winner who will gain the invaluable opportunity of collaborating with Qwana.

In addition to the collaboration, the winner will enjoy extensive exposure during the festival, as well as branding opportunities, a tour spot, and remuneration. It's a significant career boost in a highly competitive industry.

Event Highlights and Voting Process

The festival is known for its vibrant lineup, with last year's event featuring well-regarded talents such as A-Reece and Mlindo The Vocalist. This year's artist lineup remains a well-kept secret, generating anticipation. The fresh talent in the running for the top spot can be supported through an easy voting process: by dialing *384*777#, selecting the vote function, and inputting the artist's unique code. Votes can be cast through MTN MoMo at a cost of E5.00 per vote.

Furthermore, votes can also be submitted via WhatsApp. By saving the number +186 220 34 403 and sending a 'Moja Tickets' message, voters can then press 7 and follow the subsequent instructions to show their support using bank cards or other accepted payment methods.

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