AML 160: NBC Universal & Showmax, Ckay, Iyanya, Warner Music & More

On the 160th episode of The Africa Music Law Show, host and producer Ms. Uduak, breaks down the latest music business and entertainment law news in Africa’s entertainment industry. Listen, share, drop a five-star rating on Apple Podcast and subscribe to our newsletter.
  • NBC Universal & Showmax Bringing “Real Housewives”, an international reality TV franchise, to Nigeria.
  • TuBaba finally getting a better handle on crisis management and putting out the fire on the crisis in his marital home that has spilled into the public. A discussion on crisis management follows.
  • Tems snagging the spot as Apple Music’s Up Next artist, plus her upcoming performance on Jimmy Kimmel.
  • Wizkid’s glowing feature in GQ Magazine.
  • Chocolate City’s Ckay earning the #1 spot on Shazam’s global chart. His hit song is titled ‘Love Nwantiti.’
  • Singer/songwriters Iyanya, years later and after a bitter breakup, resigning with his old label MMMG.
  • Warner Music South Africa acquiring indie label Coleske.


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  • 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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