The Hennessy Artistry 2013 campaign officially kicked off with Nigerian star, D’banj. With passion to blend music, culture and people, Hennessy has been inspired by the most diverse influences in its 250-year existence, from classical music to jazz, funk, soul, hip-hop, Latin, pop, R&B, Funky House and of course Naija pop and fusion. This end of year, internationally known Nigerian artist, D’banj, will be headlining the Hennessy Artistry 2013. The campaign will showcase other exciting talents in the Nigerian music scene across Nigeria on the Hennessy artistry Club Tour and finish with a finale concert to end the campaign.
Dapo Daniel Oyebanjo (known as D'banj), is a Nigerian singer-songwriter born June 9, 1980. His connection to music began with harmonica when he was a young boy. This instrument was the start of his musical career. He has won several music awards including the award for Best African Act at the MTV Europe Music Awards 2007, Artist of the Year at the MTV Africa Music Awards 2009 and BET Awards 2011.