19/01/2015

2x2 tickets to win for Orlando Julius with the Heliocentrics

Blog / By ZAM

Nigerian music legend, saxophonist and songwriter Orlando Julius teamed up with UK psychedelic jazz collective the Heliocentrics. On January 31, 2015 they enter the stage of Jazz club BIRD in Rotterdam, the Netherlands during their European tour. Their collaborative album, Jaiyede Afro, which was released in September, is an unlikely combination of classical afrobeat and modern funky jazz. Listen to the joyous album opener "Buje Buje" below.

Few artists have been more crucial to the invention and development of Afrobeat than Julius; he was one of the first to start fusing African influences with American R&B and soul in the 1960'.

There is no reasons to miss this party, because ZAM offers 2×2 tickets for our beloved readers. To try your luck, just send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. before Monday January 26 with 'Orlando Julius' in the subject line.

This concert has already taken place. The winners have been informed.