Future, American hip hop superstar, will perform at MTV Africa Music Awards 2016, on Saturday, October 22.
After his performance at the Ticketpro Dome in Johannesburg, South Africa, Future will stage an extra live performance for fans.
Future, real name Navyvadius Cash, is known for his signature melodic flow and authentic “street” sound.
The rapper first gained fame thanks to a series of classic mixtapes that gave light to his first single ‘Tony Montana’, before notching up three number one album debuts on the Billboard 200 chart in just 7 months thanks to DS2 (2015), ‘What a Time to be Alive’ (his 2015 collaboration with Drake), and EVOL (2016).
“Future has an amazing fan following in Africa and we are delighted that he will make his African performance debut on the MAMA 2016 stage in Johannesburg on 22 October”, said Alex Okosi, senior vice president & managing director, Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) Africa.
Future will perform alongside the likes of; Diamond, Emtee, Kwesta, Patoranking Alikiba, Babes Wodumo, Cassper Nyovest, Nasty C, Ycee and Yemi Alade.