British-Nigerian record producer and recording artist, Maleek Berry is a year older today! Here are our all-time favorite songs from him.
Maleek Berry, born Maleek Shoyebi on 11 August 1987, is a music producer, singer, and producer. Maleek who got his break into the spotlight in the year 2012 started out as a music producer and has thus far worked with top African artists such as Wizkid, Davido, Wale, Fuse ODG, Sarkodie, Runtown, Wande Coal and others.
Like many Nigerian artistes, Maleek’s journey into music began from the church. He formed a group with two close friends and at the ages of 14 and 15, the group began writing, producing, and performing their own songs.
Fast forward to 2009, Maleek Berry spent years working on his music craft while pursuing his Bachelors degree in Computer Science. While in college he learnt how to play the piano by ear which has had a huge impact in the maturity of his sound.
In the summer of 2011, Maleek flew out to Nigeria for a family holiday, during that time he took advantage of the trip and made great connections with top Nigerian music acts that would later change his status to an international producer. Through a good friend and artist Davido, Berry was able to spark relationships with artists such as Wizkid, Naeto C and Wande Coal.
He also went on the produce hit ‘Carolina’ – one of the biggest singles in Nigeria in the year 2011/2012 by Sauce Kid featuring Davido. Afterward, he served us his 2013 smash hit single “The Matter” featuring Wizkid.
Ever since Maleek Berry has been releasing smash hits anfd records. Here are our all-time favorites in no particular order;