The Nigerian songstress Gina, who is a one time baby oku and winner for several weeks on our hot or not page right here on babyoku.com, just signed a recording deal with Paris-based La Cave Musik.
Below is the official PRESS RELEASE from LACAVE MUSIK :
Speaking from Kampala, on tour of East Africa, having won a Prince Claus Travel Grant to attend Writivism Festival in Uganda, President of La Cave Musik, Onyeka Nwelue said: “We have just signed Kyle of last year’s Big Brother and a Ugandan band, UnderCover Brothers before the newest act, Gina. Gina is a complete diva and understands what the market wants. Her presence swallows up everything. She is beautiful. She is overly talented and hardworking. Her blend of styles, has produced house and techno-icy music. Her single, Tele E is produced by young producer, Bobby Combz and the video, which will be released on 09/09/2013 is directed by Mr. Moe Musa.”
La Cave Musik’s latest artiste, Gina has performed alongside Keri Hilson, Akon, 2Face Idibia and D’Banj.
La Cave Musik is an imprint of K.Square Entertianment and is registered in France. K. Square Entertainment was established in 2010 under the constitutional law governing Art and Culture in France, the INSEE and has its headquarters located in Paris, France. It has been indirectly involved in promoting African musicians for cultural performances in France since 2007 but, the 2013 Davido Schengen/Europe tour was its first direct cultural project in collaboration with BigJamz World Entertainment, Blues & Hills Consultancy and La Cave Musik and it was a success.
Having set up offices in Lagos, Paris and New York, La Cave Musik has been licensed to enter the works of her artistes for the Grammy Awards; the record label is all about quality music from Africa and the Caribbean and is focused on working with the best as it parades artistes like Swiss-Nigerian flutist, Tee Mac, ‘Living Legend’ Onyeka Onwenu, Morachi, Uch-P and the Angolan trio, PDK.
We authoritatively gathered that the Dazzling Diva got a secret sign on fee of over $300,000. Nigerian stars are sure repping us!
We, here at babyoku celebrate with our very own Gina, we know for sure this is just the foundation of greater things!