Nigeria: Aquila Records Unveils New Artiste, Beezy
By Ferdinand Ekechukwu
With just an online material on Instagram that caught the attention of Aquila Records boss, Abiodun Usman Azeez, stage name Beezy, has become the newest artiste on the record label.
Beezy, who was remarkably discovered for his uniqueness, is a Nigerian singer based in Dublin, Ireland. He brings the number of artiste on the label to four since inception two years ago.
Presenting the rap/Afro-pop artiste to the press at Quilox Club house recently, the Chief Executive Officer of Aquila Records, ShinaPeller said he was particularly fascinated by the way the artiste was able to turn an ordinary freestyle into an extraordinary content and immediately went ahead to shoot the video.
Impressed by the artiste’s effort, he would repost the video on his Instagram handle and asked if he should be signed to the label. Within hours, the post received thousands of positive reactions, including comments from notable Nigerian entertainers in music and movie, all asking that Peller signs the talented artiste to the label.
In his words: “I particularly admired the way he was able to turn an ordinary freestyle into an extraordinary content, went ahead and shoot the video. When it comes to signing an artiste for the label, talent is not the only thing we look out for. We look for people that actually pay attention to details. Looking at Beezy, I was sure that he was somebody that I should not just put aside.”
Born in Ibadan, Oyo State, Beezy moved to Dublin, Ireland at a young age. While residing in Dublin, he studied Mechanical Engineering and a post graduate degree in Business Management, while also entrenching himself in music, and making a name for himself within the Dublin community.
The young artiste moved back to his homeland Nigeria in May 2017, in order to take his career to the next level and build his audience with the people he loves.
Beezy presently has numerous tracks to his name. His defining freestyle visual “Life” featuring South African act Kaptain White, details his experiences in the industry.
Ghana’s music star Wale Kwame Releases ‘Lonely’
With Previous releases to test the grounds and find his sound; Wale Kwame kicks off his musical journey with a catchy tune.
The Official Single titled “Lonely”, Produced by one of the hottest producers out now Kiddominant who has two of the biggest songs in the continent right now “Fall” by davido and “Mama” by Mayorkun.
This Catchy tune is a perfect introductory sound for Wale Kwame who delivers effortlessly as Promised.
Nigerian born singer TYSU out with Valley Girl
A very creative mind is what embodies Tysu. Born in Nigeria, and bred in the Republic of Benin, Cotonou where he performed at various solos in French and English, he has been able to work with people from different backgrounds whom he tapped a little bit of song writing skills from.
These people are part of what led him to make a lot of compositions even when he had no studio access. His persistent love for writing and composition makes him love the idea of being creative with music.
Musically he hopes to inspire and also help people get “jiggy” with it, as such truly defines his personality. Tysu hopes he can someday make a lasting impression in the music scene.
Cameroonian-US based singer hit the market with Man Made God
Vumomsé, a Cameroonian born multi award winning Afro/ Urban, Gospel & Insp. Music Recording Artiste and Songwriter has hit the music world with his latest song featuring Mokambe.
The song is now available in ITUNES.APPLE.COM ‘Man Made God’ Prod, Entrepreneur, Activist
#Man Made god is reminding us to stay focused and diligent about the most important things in life. “Whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable–if anything is excellent or praiseworthy–think about such things”.
Therefore, “…continue to work out your salvation with fear and trembling”.Never worship “Man Made god”.
The music is produced by Shady Ville and Video directed by MT Muna.