The 2017 Stanbic Music Festival
In line with the theme ‘Move with the Rhythm’, Stanbic Bank is holding a two-day festival this september and for the 2017, the renowned Grammy award winning R&B group Boys II Men will be the main international act.
Boyz II Men remains one of the most truly iconic R&B groups in music history. The group redefined popular R&B and continues to create timeless hits that appeal to fans across all generations. Recently celebrating their 20th anniversary this year, the band has penned and performed some of the most celebrated classics of the past two decades.
The group’s 4 Grammy Awards are just the tip of the iceberg: throughout their 20-year career, Boyz II Men have also won a whopping 9 American Music Awards, 9 Soul Train Awards, 3 Billboard Awards, and a 2011 MOBO Award for Outstanding Contribution to Music.
The trio holds the distinction of being the best-selling R&B group of all time, with an astounding 60 million albums sold. And the reason is abundantly clear: for the past two decades Boyz II Men have given fans a rich catalogue of hits filled with smooth harmonies and enduring themes.
Due to the diversity and quality of performances slated for the festival, Stanbic Bank will have a platform with a variety of music genres that will showcase on one platform with Boyz II Men, local musical talents that offer their unique music genius to this legendary event whose profile keeps growing with every annual hosting of the festival.