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.


Emem Ema is an artist turned lawyer and now music manager and business owner. She is also the founder and CEO of One Management, a talent and creative management agency in Nigeria managing creatives in music, film, television, theater, sports, and tech. One Management, since its inception, has worked with over 60 clients from diverse industries, held and supported over 150 events worldwide including tours, roadshows and corporate events; and currently has six talents it manages.

Emem has shadowed international artist-managers including the likes of Benny Medina (managed Mariah Carey, Jennifer Lopez, Diddy, etc.), Ari Emmanuel, Kevin Liles, Guy Oseary (managed Madonna and U2), and Chris Morisson (Blur, Gorillaz).

A Bachelor’s and LLB degree holder from Nigerian Law School and the University of Lagos, Emem has also been a consultant to the British Council in London, Kenya, South Africa, and Ghana.


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Website: https://one1mgt.com


  • Premier music business and entertainment law show empowering the African artist, and the creative industry at large.
  • Is the industry’s go-to source for business, legal commentary & analysis on Africa’s entertainment market.
  • Made iTunes Top 3 Business Podcasts in Nigeria.
  • Made iTunes Top 4 ‘New & Noteworthy’.
  • Hundreds of thousands of downloads.
  • Subscribers: Africa & Hollywood’s power executives, industry professionals, and creative talents.
  • Countries represented: Nigeria (26%), USA (23%), UK (15%), UAE (7%), and Other (29%)


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Credited for several firsts in the fashion and entertainment industry, Uduak Oduok (Ms. Uduak) is a fashion and entertainment lawyer, speaker, visionary, gamechanger, trailblazer, and recognized thought leader, for her work on Africa’s emerging global fashion and entertainment markets, and the niche practice of fashion law in the United States. She is also the founder of ‘Africa Music Law,’ an industry go-to music business and law blog and podcast show empowering African artists. Her work in the creative and legal industries has earned her numerous awards and recognitions, including an award from the American University Washington College of Law for her “legal impact in the field of intellectual property in Africa." She has also taught as an Adjunct Professor at several institutions in the United States. For more information, visit her at https://msuduak.com.

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