It was fun galore on the evening of Sunday October 21st, 2018 at the official unveiling of Phashyo, an upcoming star at XFactor Lounge, Surulere, Lagos.
It was indeed an evening of music,dance and rib-craking jokes, featuring wave making comedians Pjohn, MC Talk Well, among others.
In his welcome speech,the chief host of the programme, Ambassador Cornell Udofia, founder of Cornell Entertainment and CMC Gladiators, expressed his gratitude to God and Nigerians who gave their unflinching support both morally and financially to make the album unveiling a reality.
“We thank all of you who contributed one way or the other to make today’s event a huge success.
Cornell specifically thanked DCP Tunji Disu, Commander of RRS in Lagos and CMC Gladiators patron who have always supported the group’s activities.
The star of the event, Phashyo aka Pepusi, put up a scintillating performance that earned him a standing ovation from the audience.
The duo of Baba D Baba, a creative stand up comedian and MC Talk made the event worthwhile.
Mesmerised by the musical tone, lyrics and confidence with the microphone were guests like Ngozi, Don Teddy of Star FM, Dr Ademola Fashola, Jonathan Emenike, Capt Yinka Ayandokun, Mark Redguard, Hon. Saka Shenayon, Hon Lanre Balogun, Nollywood top artistes and other important dignitaries.
It was indeed an entertaining moment for guests and fans who honoured the album unveiling party.The event which kicked off at exactly 4pm,Saw celebs been ushered to the red carpet.Leading up to this official opening which was packaged and promoted by Cornell Entertainment, the young artist made appearance before TV, radio and blogs as hype to the official unveiling.
Before his stage performance, a video of the album Expensive was previewed to the admiration of the guests,both old and young in the entertainment business. Olayinka Oluseyi Adeshina is not just coming for the money in showbiz, he’s got passion and talent to show for it.
Phashyo said his parents Mr and Mrs Fashola are his second god apart from God Almighty who endowed him with talents.
Dignitaries at the event included Chief Dr Etubom Samson U. Samson, National President of Akwa-Cross in Lagos and the Diaspora and his beautiful wife, Lolo Etubom Samson, Inemesit Ebu, publisher/editor-in-chief of Great Achievers magazine, Barrister Rilwan Alli, legal practioner, Amaka Sandra Nwaka,C.E.O Tashab World Media, Mr Taiwo Oraka, producer at Radio Lagos, Engineer Akinlawon, pioneer,Vice President Association of Friends, Mr Bolaju Pearce, C.E.O Halcyon Global Concepts, Gloria Ceepee, Uyo based dancehall queen, Ferric Wandaz Ph based saxophonist gladiator, Itohoukeme Francis Elijah, marketing officer Great Achievers magazine, Sunny Eno, C.E.O Winz TV, Imaobong John, fast rising Nollywood actor, Oluwatope Bamidele, CMC executive administrator, Prince Emmanuel Ukpong, media consultant, Imohowo Ukpong, C.E.O Flight TV and newspapers, Ndioma Africa, NTA producer, fast rising comedians, Papa B Edwin, MC Pato Oyekaba, DOP comedian, Pjohn, Queebsley John CMC Member, Adams Abbakaka TVC Senior Reporter, Ogbonna Mary, Paparrazi Shutter babe.
Others who made the Cornell Entertainment talk-of-the-town unveiling party tick were, DJ Endeekool, MC Fanny, CMC Gladiators award winning female record label owner, fast rising dancer, Smooth G, Emmanuel Ezekiel, Gospel minister and music director, Don Leo, CMC fast rising music producer, DJ Cloudebeat, DJ Josh,DJ Tommy, DJ Neptune, DJ Kwakali, Afrigold TV Ambassador and Nollywood actress, Grace Essien, Gbola Adeoye, Cornell Entertainment’s chief photographer, Johnny Gbango, National Team coach,Vanessa Ugoala, C.E.O NESSA Studio from U.S., Bishop Ikedi of bishopikediblog,T Brown, Elizabeth Brown ,Winz TV presenter, Francis Dane of LTV, Femi Craig, Presenter and Newdcaster LTV and Gloria Hanson, Nollywood actor.
The event ended on a good note with a vote of thanks from Wale Erogbogbo, producer of Urban Pulse on LTV, followed by after party dance.