Artist Biographies

Musiq Man "Abiola Otusanya", Nigerian-Diaspora Multi-talented Artist

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BIOGRAPHY 
His music is real, truthful, moving, and also very varied. Abiola Otusanya A.K.A ‘Musiq Man’ is an extremely talented Artist, Composer, Performer, multi-instrumentalist and Engineer of Nigerian origin currently residing in Brighton.




Musiq Man at a live performance

He generally works with the RnB, Soul, Jazz, and Hip-Hop genres and developed his love for music from the Age of 8 when he taught himself to play the keyboard. At the age of 15 Abiola sang and played the keyboard for a Church Choir where his passion for music grew dramatically.

Abiola is currently working with other talented musicians including Rappers, Singers and Songwriters in his locality and has produced/composed a track featuring the US rapper Jon Hope, US rapper Pyinfamous, and French rapper Kahifa titled “Life”, on which he also sings the chorus.

He was once involved with the Brighton based band Vortection and is now playing in Grace Obika’s Band (London) and The E.M.E (Brighton) as a keyboardist.

Abiola has a large number of beats that he has composed and has recently released an album containing his best work so far entitled, “The Journals”. He can be found performing live at various venues in Brighton and London.

Abiola breathes and lives music, which will soon be heard and appreciated worldwide.

Musiq Man - Rise ft. O'nimsi Da Wordsmith

GoldenHandz2007 - Musiq Man - Rise ft O'nimsi Da Wordsmith


For more information, check out his website: MusiqMan.co.uk


Connect with Musiq Man on Social Networks:
Facebook: www.facebook.com/Musiq09Man
Twitter: @MusiqMan_

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TUFACE IDIBIA BIOGRAPHY (Nigerian Artist)

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Innocent Ujah Idibia, best known as Tuface (2face) Idibia is a Nigerian singer-songwriter, actor and record producer, a member of the defunct R&B/hip hop group Plantashun Boyz which comprises 2Face, Faze,and Black Faze. He is currently one of the most popular artistes on the African music scene. More on 2face Biography below.

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BRYMO BIOGRAPHY (Nigerian Artist)

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Ashimi Olawale Brymo” was Born in Lagos in 1986, He is the only child of a carpenter father and a petty trader mother. He was raised in a suburb called okokomaiko in Lagos state. And like most ghetto kids he grew up in a community where opportunities were hard, but despite all the hardship, his parents ensured that he got an average education, and a good up-bringing.





He attended Aganju aka primary school okokomaiko, lagos. 1990-1997 He later attended Ajangbadi high school 1997-2003). Olawale gained admission into Lagos state university in 2007 where he studied zoology.

In 1999, Olawale wrote his first chorus at age 14. In 2002 he came together with three other friends and they started a band called ALIENS. Brymo played a very important part as a member of the group, his job being writing and compositions of songs. In a period of two years, he wrote over 85 songs. In 2005 the group broke up as some members had to go back to school.

Brymo
Later that year he moved on to a solo career, recording his 1st single. In 2007 He came in contact with a local talent manager who helped him record his debut Album ‘BRYMSTONE‘. Later that year Music was slow in the year as he got admitted into the lagos state university. In 2008, he went on to promote his then hit single Shawdy with a video that gained maximum airplay nationwide which got him nominations and rave reviews. The video went on to be the number 2 spot on the MTV base African top ten countdowns and number one on the Nigezee top ten.


In 2010 he hooked up with Nigerian sensational Rapper M.I, whom later introduced him to Jesse Jagz and Iceprince ushering him into chocolate city music label.

He has been described as the master of hooks; this is because of his contribution to the success of Iceprince monster hit single Oleku’.

On 18 September 2011 Brymo dropped his 1st single under Chocolate City. Within 12 months of being in the limelight, and without a mainstream single to his name, Brymo has already being touted by many as Nigeria’s hook master but this changed as soon as the single ARA dropped.

ARA is Brymo’s 1st official single as an artiste under Chocolate City. ARA was the number 6 trending topic globally on twitter and the song rose to the top as the number 1 song in the country on cool fm Top Ten as well as dominating the MTN Nigeria top 10 jamz chart.

He has had collaborations as well as featured on the works of M.I, Ice Prince, Jesse Jagz, Ill Bliss, Sasha, 2 Shotz, Playboy, SARZ, Mikky, just to name a few.

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