Thursday, 19 December 2013 19:39 , Written by Adam Wagwau (Writer)
The Xiles is a promotional company based in New York City, USA, and Nairobi, Kenya, Jetset is an annual event that serves as a welcome home party for Kenyans and friends who live abroad and are returning home for the holidays.
Kenya's longest running diaspora reunion party, Jetset, returns to Nairobi for a 4th year on Saturday December 21st.
The event features eclectic sets of music from around the world. This year's Jetset will be held at Treehouse Nightclub and will be headlined by returning guest DJ/Producer/Remixer Xpect who has in recent months been holding down the wheels at numerous high profile events in New York City including a notable Halloween party for legendary Hollywood actress Susan Sarandon where he manned the decks alongside ?uestlove of The legendary Roots Band, who appear daily on the Jimmy Fallon Show on NBC.
Apart from launching a new production house, Dusty Cloud Productions, Xpect has also been in talks with a former Kanye west manager for production representation which is anticipated to be effective as of early 2014.
He also recently concluded shooting a video with the notable Mills Miller Media Production house, who shoot videos for numerous industry A list artists such as Jadakiss, Fabolous and more. He will be throwing down a live set that will include on the fly remixing, turntablism, and production of various styles of music from electro to Afro to hiphop, old skool, and more.
Jetset will be hosted by Coco Rasta Ngori of Hot96 FM. Supporting Deejays include Skratch One, a former diaspora deejay and former M.O.B. deejay who will also throw down on the 1s and 2s, as well as sets by DJs Cedric and Professor X. There will also be special surprise guests.
Jetset is co-promoted by Spark Africa, a leading African event promotion and artist management company. Doors open 9.00 p.m. Cover is Kshs. 1,000 and tickets are available at gate.