Akon, Chaka Zulu & DJ Fully Focus Announce Joint Venture To Grow Passport Experience Festival



Akon, Chaka Zulu & DJ Fully Focus Announce Joint Venture To Grow Passport Experience Festival | #PXPFest
Grammy nominated singer & philanthropist Akon and music executive Chaka Zulu, the man behind Ludacris’ illustrious career as co-founder of DTP Records & an influential figure in the entertainment business have teamed up with international DJ & entrepreneur Fully Focus, in a joint venture for Passport Experience Festival (also known as PXP Fest) which launched last year in Atlanta.
The strategic partnership gives ownership to the three companies the trio respectively own, making Akon (Kon Live) the official spokesperson of the festival & co-curator, as Chaka (Summation Agency) will take the lead in engaging sponsorship partners & marketing. While PXP Fest creator, Fully Focus (Passport Ent. Group) remains majority owner of the festival as event producer, handling operations & will share the co-curator role with Akon.
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The festival business is no light matter, so I’m extremely delighted & grateful to God for this partnership as these two gentlemen are people I’ve respected & admired for a long time not only for their work but their character. With their influence, resources & my vision it can only help PXP Fest become bigger, better & go further” stated Focus.
PXP Fest is the first truly international music festival which caters to all ethnicities & highlights all genres of music including but not limited to Afrobeat, Hip Hop, Reggae, Soca, EDM & Latin Pop. Last year the festival drew thousands of open minded music fans to downtown Atlanta despite being planned in little over a month, where over 20 artists & DJs from 10 different countries entertained the audience in a day long global party experience.
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A portion of the proceeds of tickets sold was contributed to the Akon Lighting Africa Solar Academy in an effort to put electricity in 600 million homes in 14 countries & the organizers plan to maintain the practice at all festivals moving forward.
This year’s PXP Fest is geared to take place on Sat, August 13th at Centennial Olympic Park & will feature multiple acts from all over the world plus a few additions & surprises as well as pop up events all over the country.
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Tickets go on sale May 13th on www.pxpfest.com.
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