Amazingly, Afrobeat king, Femi Anikulapo Kuti has just been signed under chocolate city music.
The deal was brokered on Monday, November 3,2014. According to our source the record management approached the gifted afro beat artiste and intimated him on the need to engage the services of a vibrant record label who can help re-brand him and take his music exploits to the next level. We gathered that at the meeting they pointed to him that he is arguably the undisputed king in his genre musically. Chocolate City revealed some innovative ideas to him and mouth watering offer which got the son of Late Fela Anikulapo Kuti hooked to them like a fish caught by a hook. The deal will ensure they handled all his music affairs while he concentrates on his songs, album and concerts. And at the end of each proceedings they both smile home to the banks.
The excited Grammy nominated musician made the announcement via his Twitter account. He also explained why he signed the deal. See tweets below:
Chocolate City is a Nigerian record label founded in 2005 by lawyer/entrepreneur Audu Maikori along with Paul Okeugo and Yahaya Maikori. Generally regarded as one of the biggest and most successful urban record labels in Africa,
Chocolate City Music operates as a subsidiary of Chocolate City Group, one of the biggest entertainment conglomerates in Africa. Other arms of the group are Chocolate City Distribution, Chocolate City Events, and Chocolate City Media
The label is home to recording artists such as M.I, Ice Prince, DJ Caise, Pryse, Nosa, Victoria Kimani, among others. Artists formerly signed to the label include Jeremiah Gyang, Brymo Jesse Jagz. Chocolate City Music has also worked on the careers of artistes such as DJINEE and Asa.