Jhene Aiko will be performing at Soulfest Asia 2015.

Soulfest, Australia’s popular music festival, will soon venture onto Malaysian soil. Immerse yourself in a rhythm-filled day of R&B, hip-hop, neo-soul, jazz and R&B on 17 October.

Update: Soulfest Asia has been postponed, tentatively to be held in December 2015.

Headlining this year is R&B queen, Mary J Blige and Grammy-nominee Jhene Aiko. Hip-hop veterans De La Soul and Talib Kweli will also be making an appearance. Starring alongside the big players in the soul game are Joe Flizzow and his Kartel family, R&B crooner Najwa, Raising the Bar, and Singapore’s own Shiggy Shay.

You can also look forward to soul food to help fuel your dance moves, with a menu created by The BIG Group.

Southeast Asia 2015 will be held in Mines International Convention Centre (MICC) on 17 October from 3pm – midnight.

Phase One tickets are already on sale, starting from RM198 (Phase One) and you can purchase them from AirAsia Red Tix or from these places: Rock Corner (Gardens, Subang Parade, Curve, Bangsar Village),Victoria Music (Sungei Wang, Amcorp Mall), and Penang (Artist Gallery Gurney Plaza, Artist Gallery Queensbay Mall).

Chan Sha Lynn