Monday, March 21, 2016 1:04 pm
Popular Nigerian Artiste and Gala Ambassador, Harrison Tare Okiri, popularly known as Harrysong is set to go on UK World Tour by May 2016.
The Delta Born instrumentalist who rose to fame after his tribute song to Nelson Mandela has since 2008 been toping most of Nigeria playlist and beyond.
Harrysong with the hit track, `Raggae Blues’, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in an interview on Monday in Abuja, that the tour came up as a result of the high demand of the fans living in the UK.
“The demand for the brand Harrysong from that part of the world (UK) has been very high, and we have been so busy over here.
“We have kept them waiting enough, now it’s time to reach out to them, and share the Harrysong love.
“So the tour is basically about reaching out to my other fans over there in the UK,’’ he said.
Speaking on his fans expectations, he said he was sure they would not be disappointed, because he would be meeting all their expectations.
“The tour would be on for 3 weeks and would hold in 10 cities including Swansea, Manchester, London, Aberdeen, Birmingham, Leeds,, Liverpool, Cardiff, Coventry and others.
“It will just be me and me alone on stage with my fans, and I will be singing some of my hit tracks; Better pikin, Raggae Blues, Akagum, Ebeano, and lots more,’’ he said.
He further thanked his fans for their support, and urged them to look forward to the release of his next track which he said would wow them.
Harrysong has also been listed as one of the musical acts for Basket Mouth’s “Lord of the Ribs’’ US Tour, as well as I go dye “Standing Ovation’’.