D’banj Signs New Deal With Sony Music Africa
Prominent Nigerian singer, Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo, known by his stage name, D’banj, has signed a new deal with International record Label, Sony Music Africa.
Fondly called the Kokomaster, the foremost entertainer, who recently pushed back the release of his new singles, is currently in South Africa where the deal was sealed by both parties.
News of the music distribution deal hit the internet on Wednesday after a close source to both parties shared pictures from the deal signing online.
Sony Music Africa also confirmed it in a tweet.
We’re super excited to announce Sony Music Africa’s new partnership with @dkmchannel with our first official release coming out this FRIDAY from @iamdbanj ft. @TiwaSavage #ShakeIt pic.twitter.com/0VONjHDCa5
— Sony Music Africa (@SonyMusicAfrica) November 7, 2018
This would be the second time the Nigerian would be signing for the label after their first deal in 2012.
D’banj Releases New Single Tomorrow
Meanwhile, the DB Records honcho will on Friday, November 9, be releasing a new single. The song titled ‘Shake It’ is however, said to feature Mavin songstress, Tiwa Savage, who is the 2018 MTV EMA ‘Best African Act’.
— Sony Music Africa (@SonyMusicAfrica) November 8, 2018
It is believed that the fresh deal between Sony Music Africa and the Kokomaster is not unconnected to “Shake It” as it appears to be a record distribution deal.