Vanguard (Lagos)

27 July 2014

Nigeria: 2face Changes Name to 'Tu-Baba'

Hypertek Entertainment presents the official music video of 'Dance Floor' - one of the energetic tracks off 2face Idibia's album 'Away & Beyond' ( Resource: 2Face - Dance Floor

Pop singer, Innocent Idibia has finally dropped his stage name, 2face, saying that after ascending with the release of his sixth album, he has decided to change his name to Tu-baba.

The legendary singer officially made this known, while performing songs from his new album,The Ascension at 'The industry Nite',on Thursday, at Spice Route Club, Victoria Island, Lagos.

According to the former Plantashun Boiz singer, he would no longer be known as 2face Idibia on his next album, but simply as Tubaba.

"2face has been in the industry for 17 years, and still is growing stronger. I am holding a send forth party for 2face, and after tonight's event, I will now be known as Tubaba, the African Queen crooner said.

The industry Nite, sponsored by MTV had a lot of celebrities who thronged the event venue to support one of their own. Among them were, Olisa Adibua, Dr Sid, Timaya, Dammy Krane, Ill Bliss, Chidinma, Bizzle, Mode Nine, Bassey, Orezi, Oriste Femi, Solid Star and others.

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