When it comes to artiste management, music recording and promotions, there are record labels in Nigeria that tend to do these things really well.
In this post, we’ve provided a brief profile of 20 of these record labels, which are thus:-
Mavin Records evolved from the popular Mo’ Hits which was founded by the duo of legendary Nigerian producer, Don Jazzy and music icon, D’Banj.
After the duo split in 2011, Don Jazzy went on to found Mavin Records, also known as the Supreme Mavin Dynasty in 2012.
Tiwa Savage is one of the most popular artistes under this label. She is popularly referred to as the first lady of Mavin. Others include Iyanya, Korede Bello, Di’Ja, D’Prince, Dr Sid, Reekado Banks, Johnny Drille, Poe and DNA Twins.
On May 1, 2014, Mavin released Dorobucci which was an instant hit. This single introduced to mainstream music, some of the little known Mavin artistes like Korede Bello, Reekado Bank and D’ija.
Kennis Music is known as the label that brought the legendary Nigerian singer, Innocent Idibia also known as 2Face to limelight.
Kennis Music was founded by the popular Nigerian radio DJ Kenny Ogungbe in the late 1990s.
Many popular artistes that have passed through Kennis Music include Eedris Abdulkareem, KC Presh, OJB Jezreel, Tony Tetuila, Goldie Harvey, Sound Sultan, elDee and Sir Shina Peters.
Source: Nigerian Finder