One among Africa’s most artistic and profitable artists, Yemi Alade, has signed a worldwide licensing settlement with Universal Music Africa (UMA), Universal Music Group’s west African affiliate in partnership with Universal Music France (UMF).
Below the multi-year settlement, UMA will function the unique worldwide recorded music accomplice for Yemi Alade and her label Effyzzie Music Group, and UMF will function the worldwide roll-out accomplice for the venture.
Yemi Alade is the primary African feminine Afropop artiste to hit over 100 million views on Youtube and VEVO with her smash hit single “Johnny”, which is now probably the most seen video from any African feminine artiste. She can also be the primary feminine entertainer in Africa to have over one million subscribers on Youtube.
Taiye Aliyu, CEO and founding father of Effyzzie Music Group, added, “We at Effyzzie Music Group and Yemi Alade are pleased to be working in partnership with the Universal Music Group, changing the narrative of African music, one artist at a time. The Future is Africa.”
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