Festivals — August 17, 2015 at 5:16 pm

Soulfest Asia is coming to Malaysia, announces huge 1st round lineup


Mary J Blige, De La Soul, Talib Kweli and Jhene Aiko have been confirmed to perform in Malaysia as part of the inaugural Soulfest Asia festival later this October.


The festival, first held in Australia and New Zealand will be coming to Asia for the first time on October 17 at Kuala Lumpur’s Mines International Exhibition and Convention Centre (MICC) and will run from 3pm until midnight.


Soulnation Asia, Tune Studios, 10k1 and BAC Events are thrilled to present the first round lineup of the festival with a slew of talented internationals as well as a host of regional and local giants such as Thailand’s Thaitanium, Singaporean emcee Shiggay Shay, Malaysian Najwa Mahiaddin, Joe Flizzow, Sona One, Altimet and their Kartel Family cohorts, DJs Nesh, Biggie and Ashy Ash, as well as indie hip-hop/R&B artists Raising The Bar and KC & Friends.


Organizers have promised more lineup announcements in the coming weeks but in the meantime you can head to Soulfest Asia’s official website and sign up for their email announcements.


Tickets are priced at RM 198 each and are available at http://www.airaisaredtix.com/ and www.eventopia.co.




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