Nigerian singer, Mr Eazi, attended the 2018 Vanity Fair Oscar Party, where he met popular American stars at the party which held in Hollywood last night. The ‘Skintight’ singer who posed on the red carpet with American singer, Bebe Rexha, Rapper Diddy, Tyler Perry, Donald Glover, and ‘Black Panther‘ stars, Chadwick Boseman, Lupita Nyong’o, Winston Duke and Daniel Kaluuya.
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The 2018 Vanity Fair post-is a successor to a similar invitation-only event annually held by the late agent Irving Paul Lazar, the first Vanity Fair Oscar Party took place in 1994. During its first years, the magazine’s Oscar party was co-hosted by producer Steve Tisch at Morton’s in West Hollywood.
At first, editor Graydon Carter kept the invitation list small, at around 120 for dinner. Between 2009 and 2013, the party was held at Sunset Tower. The 2014 edition took place in a temporary, 12,000-square-foot glass-walled structure at 8680 Sunset Boulevard. Vanity Fair makes a limited number of invitations available each year for charity
Mr Eazi, is a Nigerian singer, songwriter, and entrepreneur. He is the pioneer of Banku Music, a fusion sound he describes as the mixture of “Ghanaian bounces, Ghanaian highlife, Nigerian chord progressions, and Nigerian patterns”.
Mr Eazi relocated to Kumasi in 2008 and enrolled at KNUST, where he began booking artists to perform at college parties. He showed interest in music after recording a guest verse on “My Life”, a song that gained traction and became a popular record at KNUST.
Mr Eazi released his debut mixtape, About to Blow, in July 2013. He gained an international audience following the release of the 2015 single “Skin Tight”. He inked a record deal with Wizkid’s Starboy Entertainment in May 2016. His second mixtape, Life Is Eazi, Vol. 1 – Accra To Lagos, was released on 10 February
Mr Eazi was born in Port Harcourt, the capital and largest city in Rivers State, Nigeria. He grew up in an entrepreneurial home. His mother owned a small business and his father is a pilot. The latter parent established his own private aviation consulting practice.