Hip-hop Artist Stars In Local Wedding Show

‘2 Weddings & a Superstar’ coming in September 2019

Hip-hop artist AKA stars in the local show

South Africa’s highest-selling contemporary hip hop artist, AKA will wow unsuspecting couples at their wedding receptions in Lifetime’s newest local special 2 Weddings & a Superstar.

In 2 Weddings & a Superstar, which airs on Monday, 9 September at 20:05, AKA will surprise and then serenade two bridal couples on the most important day of their lives in this once-off special produced by Okuhle Media. Each couple is completely unaware that their perfect wedding day will see one of the country’s biggest stars take the stage in a surprise twist that will thrill the guests at their wedding reception!

AKA says he is honoured to play a part in the couples’ life stories, “I have made some music and drawn some inspiration in terms of the style in some of the songs that I’ve made, that are kind of tailor-made for weddings. So, it’s a cool experience for me to be able to enhance somebody’s big day in this way. Hopefully for our couples, their weddings are going to be something they will remember in a really positive light for the rest of their lives.”

The carefully selected couples are die-hard AKA fans, their love for SUPERMEGA is undisputed and his appearance at their perfectly planned weddings is an epic surprise to end off the best day of their lives.

The heartfelt Lifetime wedding special will kick off the channel’s very first Wedding Week which starts on Monday 9 September. Head of Programming at A+E Networks Africa, Fatime Kaba says, “Wedding Week is a celebration of the romance, the excitement, and the drama that is synonymous with weddings and wedding planning. From AKA crashing weddings to a long list of brand new and exclusive wedding-themed reality shows and movies, viewers will get to experience all the highs and lows associated with tying the knot, as only Lifetime can deliver.”

Wedding Week highlights include new and exclusive seasons of hit shows Four Weddings (11 September at 20:05pm) and Bridezilla (12 September at 20:05pm) and the highly anticipated premiere of Marrying Millions (13 September at 21:00) from the producers of 90-Day Fiancé. Viewers can also expect new Lifetime Original wedding movies (weekdays from 14:35 and weekends from 19:20) and wall to wall wedding content all day Saturday and Sunday.

Don’t miss Wedding Week this September; it’s filled with big stars, beautiful brides, and crazy drama, only on Lifetime Africa channel 131.

By Andrew Germishuys

Founder of SAMDB, Andrew has worked full time in the film industry since the early 2000's. He has trained as an actor, completing his LAMDA Gold Medal, and attending many courses in Cape Town acting studios, with masterclasses with some of the international industries top directors, producers and filmmakers.

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