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Midsummer Ball tonight!

It’s been North Cyprus’ biggest annual club event for years and tonight the London rapper DJ Ironik will top the billing as thousands of revellers are expected to descend on the Girne’s Colosseum for the 10th “Midsummer Ball”.

Ironik, who’s had three UK top ten hits including Tiny Dancer which featured Chipmunk and Elton John, headlines. He’s joined by Rinse FM’s Sam Supplier and MC Dadge who’s warmed up the crowds for superstars such as Nelly and Flo-Rida. There’s a special PA from Moy Moy – one of the UK’s hottest new singers whose vocal style straddles R&B, Reggae and Hip Hop effortlessly. They line-up alongside residents Ramsey and Fen, Original Memzee, and local favourite D-Loose from Dream Live FM.

Borne out of the UK Garage scene, The Mid Summer Ball (MSB) is an annual celebration of British dance music. Its first outing was in Lion’s Garden, Mağusa, back in 2005 when legendary Turkish Cypriot DJing duo Ramsey and Fen, together with friend and fellow DJ Jason Kaye, aimed to bring a slice of Ayia Napa over into North Cyprus with a phenomenal line-up.

To listen to DJ Ironik on Soundcloud click here.

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About Sophia Söderholm 2629 Articles
At the age of ten Sophia moved from Sweden in 1998 and has since lived in several locations around the world including Spain, and has been residing in North Cyprus for four years now. Her educational background is in marketing, hotel management and real estate, and she now works as a real estate agent and is editor in chief for New Cyprus Magazine. If you any questions for Sophia, please write to: sophia@newcyprusmagazine.com.