One of Nigeria’s finest rappers, and record label executive, Olamide Adedeji, popularly known as Olamide has declared defunct group, Mo Hits as ‘one of the best things to ever happen to Nigerian music.’
Olamide made this declaration on his Twitter page while thanking Don Jazzy, D’banj, and the entire team for their contributions to the industry, especially in its teething stage.
“Mo hits still one of the best thing to ever happen to NIGmusic industry . Gave us good music and thought us how to carry our brothers along. Even if they never come back together, still I say thanks to jazzy n banga n rest of the team for motivating us,” he said.
His pronouncement also comes after he shared an impressive freestyle over a bottle of beer, which drew widespread reactions. Though Olamide has been a little bit quiet lately, he is still rated as one of the best rappers in Nigeria.
According to Wikipedia, “Mo‘Hits Records (popularly called Mo‘Hits) was a Nigeria-based music record label owned by D’banj and Don Jazzy.. According to Nigeria’s Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC), Mo‘Hits Records Limited was founded in 2006, signing D’banj as its first recording artist.
Don Jazzy was the CEO/President of the label and D’banj was the Co-Owner. The label went on to sign other artists including Wande Coal, Dr SID, D’Prince and K-Switch. The label specialised in Afrobeat.”