D’banj, Nigerian-born musician, has been listed as one of the world music stars to perform at the 2014 World Music Awards, MWA ceremony billed for May 27 in Monte Carlo, Monaco France.
The award, which is the 22nd edition, is making a huge come back after a three-year pause with its last edition in 2010.
A statement from WMA News bulletin said D’Banj, born as Dapo Oyebanjo, would perform alongside other world super stars. The other superstars billed to perform at the award include American artists, Mariah Carey, Ricky Martin, Flo Rida, Miley Cyrus, Leona Lewis and Jason Derulo among others.
The award had showcased some of the greatest performers of all time, including the late pop star, Michael Jackson, who performed for the last time on TV with Beyoncé and Rihanna at the 2006 WMAs in London.
The WMA was founded in Monte-Carlo in 1989 under the High Patronage of Prince Albert II of Monaco.