Presented by SXSW Afrobeats

Jeff Akoh

Mar 15, 2024

9:40pm – 9:55pm CT

Flamingo Cantina

Jeffrey Ufedo Akoh, popularly known as Jeff Akoh, is a Nigerian singer, songwriter, and recording and performing artiste. Jeff's journey in the music industry has been nothing short of remarkable. His early exposure to music through his family and church laid a solid foundation for his career. Joining forces with his brother as "Da Brodas" showcased his undeniable talent and passion for music. Although their journey on Glo Naija Sings didn't end as they had hoped, it was just the beginning for Jeff.
His breakthrough moment came when he emerged victorious in the eighth season of MTN Project Fame West Africa in 2015. This win not only catapulted him to fame but also solidified his position as a rising star in the music scene. Since then, Jeff has continued to captivate audiences with his soulful voice, compelling performances, and dedication to his craft.
With each song he releases and every stage he graces, Jeff's artistry shines through, touching the hearts of fans across the continent.
His journey is a testament to hard work, perseverance, and the power of music to transcend boundaries.

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