By Niyi Tabiti
Nigerian’s celebrity hangout, Club Papas and fast emerging record label, Yes Records has confirmed that they would bring down the roof of Lagos social circle down on Wednesday 28 January 2008 as G-XPLOITS and STEEL prepares to show off their enormous talents to Lagos big boys and babes.Top celebrities including top musicians are planning to storm the album listening party.
STEEL and G-Xploits are the two major acts on YES RECORDS a subsidiary of Yes Media at the moment. They both went to exotic locations in South Africa to shoot their video. According to Tony Nwasulor, the CEO of Yes Records, “we are in the Nigerian entertainment industry to effect changes and drive it to the next level that is why we are always in tune with international standard”
Observers in the industry believe that Tony is a record owner with a difference and people should watch out for him because he has the vast experience and potential to lead the industry forward. He has been involved in the entertainment industry for years and he has also worked in the financial sector so he has precedence.
Remember, we told you sometime ago that If you think 2008 witnessed a massive change in Nigeria entertainment industry, then get set for a new army of upwardly mobile hip hop faithful that are screaming to the roof tops that Nigerian music industry would see the challenge moving at the speed of a jet in 2009.
G-Exploits, a group consisting of three young men (Olufemi Amusan, a.k.a phemmy, Okey Uzoeshi, a.k.a okey and Seun Oyedokun a.k.a shay) appears to be ‘armed’ to the teeth with good looks, the talent and the passion to launch them to the international scene.
Recent information emanating from Yes Media, their record label showed that they just arrived from their trip in South Africa where they went to shoot their multi-million Naira video. In a statement, Yes Media disclosed that nothing is too much as far as quality is concerned. Emphasising that the four videos where shot in some of the most exotic locations in SA.At the moment, Channel O and MTV BASE are rollicking the airwaves with their video entitled ‘Bolu Molu Merente and Tear Rubber’Right now, they are keeping sealed lips over their contract with YES MEDIA but remarked that its a worthwhile package.
Meanwhile, STEEL another fast rising artiste has also been signed on YES RECORD.
STEEL has done stuffs with 2face, 9ice and others in the past.He told us that he was shocked with the kind of responses that he has been getting since one of his videos, ‘Omoge’started playing on TV stations across Africa. He said, he would return to South Africa soon to d more video shoot. At the moment, STEEL is more than convinced that he would live up to the
expectations of his fans.By the reading this piece, he would have landed back to Nigeria from SA.You can reach YES MEDIA in Nigeria via 08063589662,08033772117