Popular Nigeria musician, Daniel Oyebanjo, popularly known as`D’Banj’ A.K.A‘Kokomaster, called for partnership in the music industry. Dbanj who spoke ...
Dbanj who spoke with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in the city of Lagos, said “partnership is very vital in music industry.“We have people who can write good lyrics, produce tunes; DJ’s slso do good mixing so you partner with them to come up with good music.
“The Music you make has to pay you; partnership is about business ventures, so you bring in experts to do a good job. “When you are picking anybody, it will be in terms of what that person has to offer and you can bankroll it,
“As long as you like what the person has and it will be a good venture when you partner with the person,. Dbanj expressed optimism that when in partnership, there would be potentials for possible growth.
According to him, gone are the days when you do these things alone, ”it does not work that way anymore.” partnership would create jobs, it would eliminate lack of good productivity and bring out the best in us.
He also added that with a good job done, the music will spread quickly and people will enjoy good music “So for us (musicians)to make good money, we have to be good in what we do, so that people will appreciate our works,
The award winning musician who spoke on his currently plans said he was exploring other areas aside making good music. He said he also wants to create an opportunity for other musicians to showcase their talent.
Dbanj who is also a songwriter, entrepreneur and TV host has won many awards, including MTV Europe Music Award for Best African Act, Bet Award for Best International Act Africa.
Some of his songs are “Oliver Twist-2012”Fall in Love-2008”Knocking on My Door-2015”; “No Long Thing-2005“RunDown Funk up-2006”