Industry News: 2Face is Unstoppable, Rescues Injured Police Officer

” . . . 2face and a close friend, event manager Matthew Ohio at about 3AM left the Nu-Grotto located at 217 Etim Inyang Crescent, Victoria Island and were heading to the Southern Sun Hotel in Ikoyi, driving in the singer’s Ranger Rover Sport through Muri Okunola Street when they came across a man lying …

Video: Kelly Hansome Speaks on Alleged Arrest, ‘I am Very Disappointed in Don Jazzy’

Kelly Hansome speaks on his alleged arrest orchestrated by Mo’Hits Records Don Jazzy. He is clear he is “very disappointed in Don Jazzy.” I hold the same sentiments, specific as to how a civil matter became a criminal arrest over remixed work of Mo’Hits Records. If you are just catching up with this story, click …

Video: Obi Asika Comments on 75Billion Naira Funding Facility for Nigeria’s Entertainment Industry

Totally my kind of discussion. I can never get tired of talking or listening to fellow industry heads discuss the creative industries in Nigeria, trends, ROI, financing, investing and marketing and promotions on a global scale. In the hyperlinked video below, Obi Asika speaks with ABN’s Wole Famurewa about a 75 billion Naira funding facility …

Mateo Vic, the Next Big Star You Should Know!

Greetings AML peeps! Top of the week to you all. Lots of interesting stories this week and I hope I can get to as many as possible. But, before the legal punchlines aka legal drama, music business and industry news begin, I wanted to introduce you all, esepcially label executives, artists, managers, A&Rs et al, …

Video: How to Use Social Media to Market Your Music or Record Label

Talents, label owners/executives and other music top management professionals, if you are interested in knowing how to use social media to market your business, see my interview below with Natalie Cupps, Vice President of Digital Marketing & Sales for LACED Interactive Agency, Los Angeles. A few things to really note, your social media platforms is …