In this article, we will look at the most important things that concern Wizkid Record Label, from its name to history, artists who were recently signed to the label, and the list of artists Wizkid has signed recently.
Without much ado, let’s get into this article.
What is the name of Wizkid record label?
The name of Wizkid Record Label is Starboy Record Label or simply Starboy Entertainment, and it was founded and established in March 2013 by Ayo Balogun who is musically known as Wizkid.
Starboy Record label.
As we briefly noted above, Starboy Record Label or Starboy Entertainment was established in 2013 by legendary Nigerian afrobeat singer who goes by the name Ayo Balogun and is musically known as Wizkid
Currently, Starboy Records is one of the top and richest record labels in Nigeria.
In 2014, a year after finding Starboy Records, Wizkid signed 3 new artists to the record label and their names are Maleek Berry, Legendary Beats, and LAX.
In 2016, exactly 2 years after, more artists were added to the record label, and their names are Efya, Mr. Eazi, and R2bees.
How many artists has Wizkid signed?
So far so good, Wizkid has signed almost 7 artists to the Starbor Record Label and you can check below for the list of artists Wizkid has signed so far.
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Who did Wizkid sign recently?
From the current list of Wizkid Record Label members we have seen above, we will discover that Terri is the artist that Wizkid signed recently.
Data shows that this artist was signed in 2018, and ever since Wizkid has not signed any new artists to his record label – Starboy Entertainment.
List of artists Wizkid signed.
Below is the complete list of artists Wizkid has signed so far:
- Maleek Berry (producer and artist)
- Legendary Beatz (producer and artist)
- Mr. Eazi (artist)
- R2bees (artists)
- Terri (artist)
Wizkid Record Label Members.
1. Maleek Berry.
Maleek Berry’s real name is Maleek Shoyebi and he was born on the 11th of August 1987.
Berry is a British-Nigerian music producer and artist who was signed to Starboy Record label in April 2013 alongside Legendary Beatz.
2. Legendary Beatz.
Legendary Beatz is a duo of two record producers and songwriters who hails from Nigeria.
The duo happens to be siblings and their real names are Uzezi Oniko born on the 17th of February 1986 and Okiemute Oniko born on the 27th of May 1989.
Aside from making afro beats the duo also likes to experiment with several musical genres. These two were signed to Starboy Records alongside Maleek Berry in April of 2013.
3. Efya (Artist)
Efya’s real name is Jane Awindor and she was born on April 10, 1987, and hails from Kumasi in Ghana.
She was founded by Wizkid while he was performing at the 17th edition of the Ghana Music Award which was held on 7th May 2016. Immediately after being found, Wizkid signed Efya to Starboy Records alongside R2bees and Mr. Eazi.
4. Mr. Eazi.
Born Oluwatosin Ajibade on 19 July 1991, Mr. Eazi is a Nigerian singer, songwriter, and businessman who recently sold his portfolio company Vydia for $1bn.
Mr Eazy was signed alongside Efya and R2bees in the 17th Ghana Music Award which was held on 7th May 2016.
R2Bees is a Ghanaian hip-hop duo comprising 2 cousins: Faisal Hakeem a.k.a Paedae da Pralem/Omar Sterling and Rashid Mugeez a.k.a as Mugeez.
These two Starboy Record artists were signed alongside Mr. Eazi and Efya; in the 17th Ghana Music Award which was held on 7th May 2016.
Born Terry Daniel Akewe, on May 27th, 1999 Terri is a Lagos brought up who hails from Edo state.
He is into Afrobeat, R&B, and Hip hop, and was signed to Starboy Records on the 19th of February 2018.