The Top Ten Record Labels In Nigeria 2015
Akinola | 13th November 2015 | African Music | No Comments
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T.I.N Magazine brings to you the top 10 record labels in Nigeria for year 2015. After some good evaluations we came to a conclusion of ten Nigerian music labels that did well this year, and when we say did well; we mean the number of artists on the label, the labels whose artists release hit songs, concerts, tours, endorsements, and more..
NIGERIA’S TOP TEN RECORD LABELS OF 2015 COUNTDOWN.
10] CAPITAL HILL MUSIC
Founded by one the ace video director Clarence Peters, the record label didn’t bring out much hits this year but they did fairly well. The label is home for artists like Tha suspect, Chidinma, Illbliss and Ayoola. With no doubts the label belongs to the top ten in Nigeria this year.
9] STARBOY ENTERTAINMENT
The Wizkid owned record label do not have very much artists signed to it, the label can actually be said to be with two artists only which are L.A.X and Wizkid himself although there are many other music producer signed to the label though.
The Extreme music label may not be as popular as others but it has the currently trending Nigerian star R&B singers signed as artists. The label is home for artists like PRAIZ,SIMI and not very popular SAMMY. The label really tried for their artists this year with production of many songs and music video. The label is gradually becoming Nigeria’s home of R&B.
The Honorable Kings of New-school record label owned by the OBO himself is can actually be said to have make some impacts in the industry this year. Even though we can only mention two active artists signed to the label which are B-RED and Davido himself. They both made hits this year. So they should definitely make this list.
This label actually used to be the no.1 in Nigeria few years back. But now at the no.6 is quite a drawback. The label with artists like NIYOLA, SHAYDEE and BANKY W himself the label CEO can be agreed to have been fairly active this year. With a few hit songs from Banky and Shaydee specifically, they can be said to have done fairly well.
5] TRIPPLE MG
The MADE MEN MUSIC GROUP owned by star artist Iyanya and his manager Ubi Franklin we believe did well this year. The label with artists like; Iyanya, Selebobo, Tekno and others. With a few active artists on the label they showed Nigerians their label is still in the game.
4] CHOCOLATE CITY
Well, the owned by M.I and ICE PRINCE Label did their best this year, with a few hits from their label artists, the label might actually be said to be the label with higest number of artists in Nigeria, they’ve got artists not all of them were active this year though. A few of their artists can be concluded to have done well this year though artists like; Victoria Kimani, Ice prince, M.I, Nosa, Femi Kuti and others…
3] 5star MUSIC GROUP
This label no doubts rocked the music industry this year, no arguments they did well this year. The E-MONEY owned record label with artists like KCEE, Harrysong, the controversial Skibii and others did their best with releases of hit songs and amazing performances when it comes to shows and tours this year. 5star really nailed it. Two of the label artists also have huge endorsements to their name.
YBNL is sure a popular name to any music lover in Nigeria, the label artists did well this year with the release of many hit songs and show performances. The label ceo himself was quite the man of the year when it comes to hit songs and other performances and also with up to 5 active artists on the label they thrilled Nigeria this 2015, artists which includes; Lil Kesh, Adekunle Gold, Chynko Ekun, Victoh and Olamide himself and also a few of its artists have got endorsement deal to their names.
1] MAVINS (SMD)
The very popular record label is sure the no.1 in Nigeria for year 2015. With up to 7 active artists on the label. Mavin artists really lead the music industry this year with amazing performances from artists like; Reekado Banks, Korede Bello, Dr Sid, Di’ja, Tiwa savage, D’prince and Don Jazzy himself who is the CEO of the label. Many of its artists performed in big shows and events across Nigeria this year and all the artists have multimillion naira endorsements to their name.
OKAY.. THAT‘S IT! EXPECT MORE T.I.N MAGAZINE RATINGS FOR YEAR 2015….!
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