Naija Superstar D’Banj is in the process of finalizing a major international record contract. The source is a staff of one of the major international labels, here is his/her account of events:
“It was during a meeting at the record label that I work with (One of the largest international record labels), this particular meeting is a weekly meeting to review new and potential signings. I reviewed the items on the agenda and suddenly I saw the name D’Banj. I was like ah na our boy?! (Didn’t say that out loud though…hehe). The VP leading the meeting led us through how he “discovered” D’Banj at a recent event in LA. From the figures they mentioned, our boy is getting major $$$ for him and million dollar budget for promotion and artist development – the plan is to give him a major international push. Even compared to what they offer ‘urban’ stars, the contract is way above that. Very major! I was proud o”
In addition, word has come that dbanj will play fela in an upcoming Broadway musical version of Fela’s life. This is big things for Dbanj, as the show will be touring around the world. Big Ups!!
Staying with Dbanj, he was spotted in ATL this past weekend apparently on vacation with his crew. He attended Professional Relaxation, a popular grown and sexy party held every third saturday of the month, and promoted by ATL the biggest promoter’s in ATL including Nigerians promotion teams Tiwaworks, and Rising Sun. Check out a few pics from the weekend.
For more pics from Professional Relaxation 4/17 and pics of Dbanj in ATL click here