Afro nation 2022 lineup

Afro Nation 2022: See Artists lineup, Tickets, All you need to know

For a number of years now, Afronation has boasted of being the biggest Afrobeats concert in the world, and they might not be wrong.

Afronation 2022 proves to be a big Afrobeats music concert, and the artists line up is amazing!

Afronation starts on Friday, July 1, 2022 and ends on Sunday July 3, 2022.

Afronation is more of a festival than a concert, and although there are several African artists lined up, few African American singers are also added to spice the event more.

Afronation Location

Afronation holds at Praia Da Rocha beach in Portimão, Portugal– one of the most beautiful beaches in the world.

With over 50 artists from all over Africa and America, here is the lineup for Afronation 2022

Burna boy
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Afrobeat Giant Burna Boy has been scheduled to perform Afronation 2022. He’ll be performing hits like “Kilometre“, “Ye”, “On the low”, and his latest single with Wizkid “Ballon D’or

Megan Thee Stallion
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African American singer Megan Thee Stallion will be performing her hits such as “Savage” remix featuring Beyonce”.

She is a lot for fans to look out for and get the crowd turnt!

Wizkid afronation 2022

You have to know that Wizkid is a yes in one of the biggest Afrobeats festival in the world!

He sold out 02 Arena consecutively! So yes, Wizkid will be live at Afro nation 2022

Chris Brown

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One of the best performers out there. African American artist Chris Brown is sure to get you in the mood at Afro nation 2022.

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The “Love Nwantiti” crooner is gonna make Afronation 2022 a love spot! Believe it, the fun is not going to be limited.

Ckay- Africa’s boyfriend as he loves to call himself, will seduce you with the sizzling tune of “Love Nwantiti

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Sensational Francophone artist Dadju will entertain the audience at Afro nation 2022 with hit songs from his “Poison” and “Antidote” albums.

Afro nation 2022 lineup

Rema may have just made his entry into the music industry, but not only has he had hit songs, he has proved to be a dominating force.

Expect Rema at Afronation 2022 to perform hits like “Dumebi” and “Iron man”.

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Tems has come a long way in the industry and has had amazing features with Wizkid on “Essence” and Drake on “Fountains“. Afronation is gonna be lit with her!

The Alhaji himself will be gracing the event with his smashing hit “Pana” and many of his other songs.

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P Square
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P Square is back together! This is not news but they are a special guest in Afro nation festival. Imagine them performing old hit songs like “Personally“!

afro nation artists lineup 2022

The king of Rap himself is gonna make Afro nation go crazy with his dope rap songs from “UY SCUTI” and “Carpe Diem” albums.

Omah Lay
Afro nation 2022 lineup

Omah Lay is going to be live at Afro nation 2022 perform hit songs like “Understand” and “Damn

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You heard right! Oxlade is gonna bring his “O2” energy into Afro nation 2022!

Yemi Alade

Afro nation 2022 artists lineup

You don’t win two back to back Headies Award for Performer of the year and not be featured in a show as this!

The rave is not complete without “Mama Africa“! Yemi Alade will be bringing her performance prowess on Afro nation stage while performing her hit songs like “Johnny” “Shekere” and “Deceive

Afro nation 2022 lineup

Oh…it’s about to go wild! Expect Ruger to bring the heat on Afro Nation 2022 stage!

Kizz Daniel
Afro nation lineup 2022

The “Lie“, “Pour me water” and “Eh God” crooner will be live at Afro nation 2022 dishing out his hot singles to an expectant crowd!

Diamond Platnumz
Afro nation 2022 lineup

Afronation 2022 is not complete without the king! Diamond Platnumz is the most subscribed African Artist on YouTube and has such amazing hit songs.

Naira Marley
Guess who is bringing the street rave to Afro nation? None other than Naira Marley! He’s performing hits songs like “Coming” and “Soapy

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South-African Queen Busiswa is bringing all the energy on Afro nation stage and we can’t wait to see her energetic performances.

Patoranking is the king of dancehall music, and Afro nation needs that dancehall vibe. He will be performing his hit songs like “Abule”, “Woman” and “Celebrate me”.

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Other artists performing at Afronation 2022

☆Reekado Banks
☆Beenie Man
☆Wande Coal
☆C4 Pedro
☆Young Stunna
☆Vigro Deep
☆Neru Americano
☆Pa Salieu
☆Midas The Jagaban
☆Major League DJZ
☆De Mthuda
☆R2 bees
☆Kabza De Small
☆Small Doctor
☆Kamo Mphela
☆Innoss B
☆Uncle Waffles
☆DBN Gogo
☆Nelson Freitas
☆Maitre Gims
☆King Promise
☆Patrice Roberts
☆Eddy Kenzo

All artists performing at Afronation 2022

1) Wizkid

2) Burna Boy

3) Ckay

4) Tems

5) Stonebwoy 

6) Olamide

7) Yemi Alade

8) Oxlade

9) Rema

10) Ruger

11) Kizz Daniel 

12) Tekno

13) Diamond Platnumz

14) Busiswa

15) Patoranking 

16) P SQUARE (Special guests)

17) Dadju

18) Chris Brown

19) Megan Thee Stallion 

20) Omah Lay

21) Niniola

22) Reekado Banks

23) Beenie Man

24) Wande Coal

25) C4 Pedro

26) Juls

27) Young Stunna

28) Vigro Deep

29) Neru Americano

30) Pa Salieu

31) Koffee

32) Midas The Jagaban

33) Focalistic

34) Shasimone

35) Major League DJZ

36) De Mthuda

37) R2 bees

38) Kabza De Small


40) Small Doctor 

41) Kamo Mphela

42) Innoss B

43) Uncle Waffles

44) DBN Gogo

45) Nelson Freitas

46) Maitre Gims

47) King Promise

48) Patrice Roberts

49) Kranium

50) Eddy Kenzo

Wanna get a ticket to Afronation 2022? Click here to buy a ticket. There are three type of tickets to Afronation 2022

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■The General Admission tickets

These are the regular tickets to watch the three day Afro nation show.

Click here to buy a general ticket

♤Golden Ticket
This ticket has the following features:

Premium front of main stage viewing
– Dedicated Golden Ticket entrance
– Dedicated wristband accreditation
– You may leave and re-enter the festival at any time
– The festival bag policy does not apply to you
– Welcome drink on the first day
– An Item of exclusive ANP2022 merch

*Golden Tickets also include all VIP and GA perks

☆VIP Tickets
With VIP Tickets, you have access to:

– Fast-access VIP entry lane to the festival site
– Shaded seating and restaurant area with table service
– Access to private VIP festival beach with sea access
– Access to multiple VIP bars for faster service
– Luxury toilets & shower facilities

*VIP tickets also include GA access

Common FAQ questions (Answered by Afro nation)

Can I upgrade my ticket?

We are unable to offer ticket upgrades

Are there any table packages available?

Table packages will become available nearer the festival event dates. If you would like to register your interest, please email us

When will I receive my festival ticket?

At this stage you should only have your booking confirmation. E-Tickets will be sent out 1-2 weeks prior to the festival event dates.

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Can I buy a single day ticket?

Single day tickets are not available at this time.

Can I buy a ticket on behalf of a friend or relative?

Yes, you must input your friends name and details when purchasing the ticket

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Can I buy my ticket from Viagogo or other third-party sellers?

Tickets on third party websites are not valid or genuine. To ensure you are buying a genuine ticket please follow the links on our website.

Who are the official ticket vendors?

Our official vendor is Festicket. Tickets on third party websites are not valid or genuine. To ensure you are buying a genuine ticket please follow the links on our website.

How do I get in touch with Festicket support?

You can contact Festicket support here. Please ensure you reply to the automated response in order to escalate your issue with them.

How can I change my personal details on my booking?

There are no name changes available on ticket purchases. To make changes to your booking i.e. email, address, card details etc. Please contact your ticket provider directly.

Where do I get my festival wristband?

You can pick up your festival wristband from the festival accreditation area on-site. Opening times for accreditation will be disclosed in your festival info pack which you will receive closer to the festival dates.

What do I need to bring to guarantee entry?

Please bring your ticket, the card you purchased the ticket with and valid photo identification. Please note that the name on your ticket must match your identification.

What constitutes a valid photo ID?

Photographic forms of identification such as a passport or driving licence are acceptable.

Can I cancel or sell my ticket?

All tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable. We are unable to offer any refunds for tickets no longer needed.

What happens if I lose my wristband?

Wristbands will only be issued once. Broken or lost wristbands cannot be replaced so please look after them.

Does the festival offer special assistance?

Please email us with your requirements and a member of our team will advise you further

☆Accommodation & Flight

Where should I book my accommodation?

As the Algarve is such a sought-after tourist destination, there is a vast selection of quality hotels, villas, and apartments to choose from.

We recommend staying in the following areas to be close to the festival: Praia Da Rocha, Portimao, Alvor, Carvoeiro, Lagoa

Is there camping available?

Portugal is a non-camping festival.

How can I change the details on my hotel booking?

Please contact your accommodation provider directly to make changes to your booking i.e. arrival/departure time, length of stay, personal details etc.

What time is check-in and check-out?

Check-in and check-out times for hotels, villas and apartments vary. Please contact your accommodation directly.

How can I safely store belongings?

Most hotels come with safety deposit boxes in the rooms, but some require a nominal fee for their use. Check with your accommodation when booking for information.

Which airport should I fly into?

Faro International Airport is the closest airport to the festival, it can be reached from most major European, Caribbean, American and African airports, with both direct and non-direct flights.

☆ Local Info

How hot is it in Portimao?

The average temperature in July is 25 degrees in Portimao, with 10 hours of sunshine.

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Are there cash machines on site?

There are cash machines across Portimao where you can withdraw Euros.

What currency do I need to bring?

The official currency used is the Euro, which can be bought easily at the bank, the post office or at the airport.

What is the local language?

The main language spoken in Portugal is Portuguese.

Where are the best areas to stay?

Portimao has plenty of accommodation options. You can find the perfect place for you with our travel partner Festicket. 


Can I bring food and drink into the festival?

No food or drink will be allowed into the festival site however you may bring an empty hydration pack and fill it up at one of the many water stations available to you at the festival.

There will be a wide range of food and drink available to purchase inside the festival.

Can I bring a bag into the festival?

Bags equal to or smaller than an A4 sheet of paper are allowed. We strongly encourage the use of clear (see through) bags in order to help speed up the entry process for everyone attending.

Can you bring cameras into the festival?

Professional cameras (with interchangeable lenses) without an approved photo pass are not permitted.

Can I go in and out of the festival each night?

There is no re-entry into the main festival site each day. Golden ticket customers will be able to leave and re-enter the festival site as many times as they want

Can I sell merchandise at the festival?

We reserve the right to confiscate any items you are selling without our approval.



– Bags that are clear plastic, vinyl or PVC and do not exceed 12″ x 6″ x 12.”

– One-gallon clear plastic freezer bags, i.e. Ziploc bag or something similar. –

– Small clutch bags, approximately the size of a hand (and that do not exceed 4.5″ x 6.5”), with or without a handle or strap. (Do not have to be clear)

Not allowed:

– Backpacks, purses, or bags that do not meet the above specifications are not allowed,

– For the avoidance of doubt, iridescent, color-tinted, and opalescent bags are NOT allowed; they must be clear.

Afro nation 2022 is produced by: Live Nation, Event Horizon, SMADE, MOT and BBC RADIO 1XTRA.

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Posted by Olayiide Bolaji

Olayiide Bolaji is a writer at The Scoove Africa whose interests span in music and movies. He is also a freelance A&R personel.

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