3 PREDICTIONS ABOUT THE NIGERIAN RECORDED MUSIC INDUSTRY IN 2020

"Afrobeats has seemingly now hit critical mass in the US urban entertainment community — as opposed to a couple of years ago when most mistook “buzz” for market penetration, which i briefly discussed here. This community has been the primary driver of mainstream music entertainment in that market for almost two decades. So, the penetration of Nigerian music/artists into this segment is a strong indication the US market is now ready/willing to accept Afrobeats as the new hit sound — like ragga and reggaeton have enjoyed in the past."
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21st CENTURY MANAGER

(Image Credit) -www.africanmusiclaw.com An artiste manager is one who oversees the day to day business affairs of an artist, advice and counsels the artiste on professional matters, long term plans, and personal decision that may affect the career of such artiste. An active artiste Manager’s should focus on developing a reputation for the artiste; help […]
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JOB OPPORTUNITY: I.T TECHNICAL SUPPORT OFFICER

I.T Technical Support Officer Should have a Minimum degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering, and certificate in Computer and Software Programming. Should know how to optimize content on media platforms and company’s website, provide a high standard of customer service and Search engine optimization  Would maintain the computer systems and networks within an organisation […]
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RESERVOIR ACQUIRES CENTURY MEDIA’S PUBLISHING CATALOGUE

  New York-based independent Reservoir has acquired the music publishing catalogue associated with Germany-born hard rock label group Century Media. The deal delivers Reservoir the rights to various Billboard Top 200 albums including ‘Blood, A Star-Crossed Wasteland’ and ‘The Dream’ by American metalcore band In This Moment; ‘Karmacode’ and ‘Comalies’ by Italian metal band Lacuna […]
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H.O.D X REEKADO BANKS – WINNER

H.O.D, the Producer who “Fvcks Up The Beat” teams up with Reekado Banks to deliver a Jam which inspires and pushes you to become a ‘Winner‘. H.O.D, the Nigerian versatile Music and Sound composer is currently working on various innovative sounds which is yet to come in 2017. If you are a #Winner, this Jam is for […]
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JOB OPPORTUNITY: FRONT DESK

 Front Desk Officer Must be Punctual, disciplined and possess high personal etiquette skills Should have a minimum of a OND, could be a BSC or HND holder. Must be Fluent in English Language without a funny foreign accent Should possess a commendable customer service Relationship. Should have a purpose driven human interaction skills. Should be […]
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THE PHYNO – PIA MIA- DE CARLO TRIANGLE: COPYRIGHT 101 FOR ARTISTES.

It is no news that controversy has surrounded  the official release of Pia Mia’s new single  titled “I’m a fan” (Featuring Jeremih) which carries similarity with Phyno’s “I’m a fan” (featuring Decarlo and Mr Eazi). Nigerians in their numbers were up in arms labeling the US artiste “a thief” without waiting for official statement from all […]
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SPOTIFY DENIES IT’S PLAYLISTING FAKE ARTISTS. SO WHY ARE ALL THESE FAKE ARTISTS ON ITS PLAYLISTS?

[Reported] BY TIM INGHAM Well… this is awkward. Last summer, MBW ran a widely-read story which blew the lid off the fact that Spotify’s platform was being deliberately clogged up with music by ‘fake’ artists. We were told that Daniel Ek’s company was encouraging and even paying producers to create tracks under untraceable pseudonyms – within specific musical […]
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