Nigeria’s First Comprehensive Music Law & Business Book Done! THANKS FOR A BEAUTIFUL YEAR AML PEOPLE!

I have to sit like a queen on this one my AML people as evident by the picture above. In fact, for at least a week, I hope to be in that total state of relaxation after a very long and busy end of the year. First thank you for a beautiful year! I think …

AML 011: Spinlet CMO Mark Redguard on The Future of Digital Music Distribution & Marketing in Africa

What Does the Future of Digital Music Distribution & Marketing Look Like in Africa? Mark Redguard, an American Entertainment Lawyer turned Chief Marketing Officer of Spinlet, Africa’s Foremost Digital Music Distribution Company, and Chief Executive Officer of 960 Music Group, discusses the past, present and future of digital music distribution and music marketing in Africa …

AML 007: The Business of Concert Promotions in Africa’s Music Industry with Cos Canino, UDR CEO

The CEO of Underdarock Entertainment and successful New York based Concert Promoter, Cos Canino, joins Ms. Uduak for a chat on The Business of Concert Promotions in Africa’s Music Industry.Cos Canino shares how he met and worked with Aliyah and her A&R team in the UK as part of his hip-hop/R &B group. The two …

Promoter Ejiro Ohkipwo Responds to Ruggedman’s Allegations of Fraudulent Practices

I said it would be interesting to hear the Promoter’s side of the concert performance brouhaha between him and rapper Ruggedman. In case you missed my initial discussion of the Ruggedman v. Ejiro Ohkipwo Alleged Breach of an Oral Contract, read the story here. I don’t think this warrants much discussion on the legal side. …

Michael Ugwu Responds to IROKO’s Defamatory Statement of “Gross Misconduct” as Basis for “Firing”

Ex-IROKING CEO Michael Ugwu reached out to share the following information and picture on IROKO’s alleged “firing” for his alleged “gross misconduct.” I will get to the legal issues as soon as the dust dies down from the IROKO camp. Industry, please take notes and please avoid these kinds of drama in your businesses. Jason …