AML 154: Los Changuitos Feos – How a Group of Tucson Boys Helped Take Mariachi Music Global

Filmmaker David E. Valdez joins Ms. Uduak, host of The Africa Music Law Show, on the 154th episode for a 1:1 interview to discuss his latest project Los Changuitos Feos aka “The Ugly Little Monkeys.” It’s a story about how seven Mexican boys in Tucson, Arizona formed a band that helped take and elevate Mariachi …

AML 153: Cultural Appropriation in Trademarks: The “Yoruba” UK Case Study

Ms. Uduak, the host of The Africa Music Law Show, takes on the hot topic of cultural misappropriation where western brand owners profit through the trademark registration and monetization of African names/customs/traditions, etc. The 153rd episode specifically discusses UK retailers trademarking “Yoruba”, the name of an ethnic group in Nigeria and other parts of West …

AML 152: Social Media Marketing for Artists with Steve Osagie, Music Exec. & Marketing Agency Owner

Steve Osagie, music manager and digital marketing agency owner, joins Ms. Uduak, host of The Africa Music Law Show, on the 152nd episode to discuss social media marketing for artists. Listen and share. ABOUT STEVE OSAGIE Steve Osagie aka Steve Spotlight is a music executive with almost two decades of working with labels and artists. …

African and global superstars celebrate Africa Day Concert 2021

The Africa Day Concert 2021 brought to you by MTV Base, YouTube and Idris Elba have announced a star-studded line-up of guest appearances from some of the most well-known faces on the continent and around the world. The highly anticipated global event is set to put Africa’s next global wave of talent centre stage at …

AML 151: Meet Emem Ema, the Artist Manager Extraordinaire Managing Mr. P

Emem Ema, an artist manager extraordinaire who currently manages Mr. P, one of the biggest acts out of Africa,  joins Ms. Uduak, Fashion and Entertainment Lawyer and host of The Africa Music Law Show, on the 151st episode to discuss the business of artist management and building a credible management agency. ABOUT EMEM EMA Emem …