Don Jazzy Sends Farewell Message To Tiwa Savage

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The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Mavin Records, Micheal Collins, popularly known as Don Jazzy, has sent his farewell message to singer, Tiwa Savage, as she exits the group.

Savage, who just signed a deal with Universal Music Group on Thursday was associated with Mavin Records for seven years, having joined in 2012.

Don Jazzy took to his Instagram account to post a “Thank you for an amazing seven years” photo which he captioned:

“Our darling Tiwatope. We at Mavin would like to say a very big thank you for being such an inspiration to all of us, a friend, a sister.

“It’s been an epic journey with you and we are very proud of what we have achieved together.

“As you start this new chapter in your life we want you to know that we are solidly behind you and can’t wait for the world to see what we have always believed you can be.

“Your jersey as the `First Lady of Mavin’ will forever be yours as we do not intend to fill that position with anyone else.

“We love you from the bottom of heart and pray GOD’s blessings continue to follow you. Amennnn.”

Her deal with UMG makes her the first Nigerian female act to be signed to the label.

In 2018, she made history by being the first female to be awarded Best African Act at the MTV European Music Awards.

That same year, she became the first African female act to sell out London’s Indig02.

In December 2018, she was picked by Coldplay’s lead singer Chris Martin to perform alongside Beyonce, Ed Sheeran and Jay Z live at the Global Citizen Festival in Johannesburg to a 70,000 audience in celebration of the centenary of Nelson Mandela’s birth.

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Tiwa Savage: No Black Man Can Succeed Outside Nigeria, Unless … – Dammy Krane

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Nigerian singer Dammy Krane has criticized Nigerian artistes who sign international endorsement deals with international record labels.

According to him, no ‘Black man’ can make it in America unless you live a lavish lifestyle.

He added that as an African artiste, you would be sold, ‘cheap’ in America as no one recognizes you as a ‘Superstar’ outside Nigeria.

On his Instagram page, he wrote: “As an African artist, the moment you step out for international deals if they are supposed to give you $3oom you would be givem£3m because you went to them. Going to make deals with them in the state only shows you want something from them.

“They would sell you cheap, nobody Sabi you as a superstar for Yankee, you go gats live a lavish lifestyle to be noticed. Meanwhile, these labels know Africans have massive numbers worldwide, that’s what they are looking for.

“No Black man can make it in America, think about it which black man has ever passed his wealth to his generation in America.”

This is coming after Tiwa Savage exited Mavin Records, signing a new deal with Universal Music group, an American music company that boasts of artists like Rihanna, Taylor Swift and Lady Gaga.

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Nigerian Singer Tiwa Savage Leaves Mavin Record

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Popular Nigerian Singer, Tiwa Savage, has exited the Don Jazzy-led Mavin Records.

The Mavin first lady exited after reportedly signing a new deal with Universal Music Group, an American music company that boasts of artists like Rihanna, Taylor Swift and Lady Gaga.

Confirming the development, Don Jazzy In a farewell message on his Instagram handle thanked Tiwa Savage for an amazing seven years with the label.

He wrote, “Our darling Tiwatope. We at Mavin would like to say a very big thank you for being such an inspiration to all of us, a friend, a sister.

“It’s been an epic journey with you and we are very proud of what we have achieved together. As you start this new chapter in your life we want you to know that we are solidly behind you and can’t wait for the world to see what we have always believed you can be.

“Your jersey as the first lady of Mavin will forever be yours as we do not intend to fill that position with anyone else. We love you from the bottom of our hearts and pray God’s blessings continue to follow you.”

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Simi Part Ways With X3M Music After Expiration Of Contract

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The X3M Music Songstress – Simi, and The Buzzing record label – X3M Music, Part ways after enjoying a massive success of releasing several hit’s and Receiving various awards for her effort.

The Lagos-based label confirms, in a statement signed by A&R executive Vincent Nwanze, that both parties have decided to not renew the contract. In a career that is still unfolding, Simi has emerged one of the most remarkable music talents of her generation; combining a peerless skill for writing and arranging, with a vocal prowess like none before her.

Simi was signed to the X3M Music in 2014. She immediately warmed hearts with the hit single ‘Tiff’ which earned her a Headies nomination.

Her debut album for X3M (her career second) was released to local and international acclaim in September 2017, and named album of the year in 2018, by The Headies Awards. Her final album for X3M music ‘Omo Charlie Champagne’ was released on April 19, 2019.

The label stated:-

“We only sign artistes that we love and believe in. We know our taste in music is rather different; but we only sign talents who meet that taste.

Fortunately, we have been able to find millions of music lovers here and abroad, who share similar tastes, as is evident in the success of all the artistes we have worked with, including Simi who is without any doubt one of the biggest music talents in the country today…”

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Champions League: Barcelona 3-0 Liverpool ; semi-final | Highlights

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The match between Barcelona and Liverpool at start was a very hot one, But ended with fully loaded Scores as Barca got liverpool as hijacked with Goals.

Barcelona is closing in on an appearance in the Champions League final after destroying Liverpool 3-0 on Wednesday in their semifinal first leg at Camp Nou. Luis Suarez scored the opener against his former team in the first half before Lionel Messi added two goals in the second half, with his second being one of his best free-kick goals ever.

Watch the Highlights Below:-

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