For the very first time in the history of Unilorin and in the history of entertainment in Kwara state, the institution is recording yet another advancement in its social sector. Unilorin Cypher, a Rap contest proudly sponsored by DecypherK crew., Weezzle Ent., and Grenade Media Group (GMG) in collaboration with Student Union
is to be held amongst 10 Faculties with 1 emerging winner. The faculties include:
FACULTY OF AGRICULTURE
FACULTY OF ARTS
FACULTY OF BUSINESS AND SOCIAL SCIENCES
FACULTY OF SCIENCE
FACULTY OF ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY
FACULTY OF BASIC MEDICAL SCIENCES
FACULTY OF LAW
FACULTY OF COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES
FACULTY OF EDUCATION
FACULTY OF CLINICAL SCIENCES (MEDICINE)
FACULTY OF PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES (PHARMACY)
The contest is scheduled to come up by Nov. (official date to be posted soon).The contestants will be selected from various departments under their faculties as each student is free and eligible to register for his faculty at will. They will be doing justice to rap music and nothing but rap. There will be 6 contestants per faculty and they will be drawn through different stages during the competition. There are marking rules set for assessment of their performances as much consideration is placed on punch-lines, vocals, knowledge of the lyrics, dressing, creativity/crowd-pull, and then rhymes. The contestants are to dress in free-style portraying the class of music they are performing (hip-hop).
There are other side attractions such as comedy, music and dance performance by guest artists,SSD (the official sponsor of Inter Faculty Dance Competition) and the winners of the just concluded inter-faculty dance competition.
The venue for the event is the Faculty of Education lecture theatre and the Grand Finale holds at the University main Auditorium, after parry @Club Orient same night.
This contest is proudly supported by SoSohits Ent. , Frenzy’s Record Label, NpNg Records, El. Sans Clothing, Leo’s Graphix & Ent., Student Union and media groups such as Westhill Magazine, Campus gist magazine, CampusTv, AMCtv channel 144 on startimes, Soundcity, Royal Fm and Unilorin 89.3 Fm.
The city of Ilorin is going to pay host to top Music Icons in the Nigeria Music industry (NMI) talking about Weird Mc, Banky W, Kels, Frenzy, Nasty J and many other on air personalities, Winqy (Royal Fm), Edward Fortune (Rockcity Fm).
For more information or Sponsorship, you can contact
Muiz on 08133100629 or ff @muwizzy03
Kemi on 07086265551 or ff @weezzle_ent
Austin on 08170577994 or ff @austymate25 21DA44F5.
Sanusi on 08091549185 or ff @sanskid 22F55A66.
Tunji on 08065026126 or ff @thisishoubaby
Dj grenade on 08063091003 or ff @Dj_Grenade 30E039AC.
Leonard on 08166112113 or ff @leonardmikel 21B86973.