For one night only on April 10th, you can experience MOBO nominated artists DavidB & Ni-Cola Live at one of Manchester’s most iconic venues Band on the wall. These incredible artists will be headlining their own show bringing you their hits, electrifying stage presence, powerhouse vocals, backed by some of the finest musicians with some special guests.
With a MOBO Award Nomination, BBC introducing feature, 3 Music Video Awards, Music Week feature, sold out concerts, a unique voice and musical arrangements that have been described by many as ‘soothing’, ‘uplifting’, ‘melted-chocolate’ and ‘waterfalls’; DavidB is not waiting for validation from music moguls before living his dreams! His 8-track EP, which is OUT NOW, is about encouraging people to do the same and is aptly titled ‘Care About The Journey’.
This R&B artist draws inspiration from the likes of Brandy, Whitney Houston, Michael Jackson, and Emeli Sandé. DavidB’s aim is to inspire the world with great melodies and uplifting messages. Speaking of an artist that’s more than just the music, DavidB candidly tells his journey thus far in his Documentary – ‘I’m Still Here’. Allow this novel artist take you on a venture to DavidB.
The “Lil lady with the big voice” has performed to a crowd of 30,000 in California, toured on a 20 date US college tour across Ohio, Baltimore and Alabama playing at the world renowned Tuskegee University, and even had a date named after her “The British Are Coming” day in October 2010. Two incredible independently released albums “Love Out Loud’ and “My Passion His Heart”, presented the Mancunian with further accolades, receiving two nominations for the prestigious MOBO award for “Best Gospel Act” in 2012 and
2015 and also a nomination for the Urban Music Awards (UMA’s) in 2015 for “Best Gospel Act”. Just narrowly missing out she is now flying her MOBO flag high and 2016’s bar has been set very high for the award winning singer, who is also the first cousin of X factor finalist Misha B. This urban Gospel talent has previously performed at the “Barbados Gospel Festival” alongside Tye Tribbett, Damita Haddon and Hezekiah Walker, Having also made her political debut performance at the “House of Commons” Ni-Cola is excited to perform songs from a decade of her music and has some surprises set for the night.
Ni-Cola has shared the stage with several UK/International artists Misha B, Damita Haddon, Tye Tribbet, Hezekiah Walker, Marvia Providence, Chevelle Franklyn, Sherwin Gardner, St Matthew, Stitchie, Ron Kenoly, Muyiwa, Noel Robinson, Israel Houghton, Junior Tucker, Lisa McClendon.
Expect a night to remember as these two artists use their God given talent to take you on a mesmerising musical journey.