A popular Nigerian music label, the Mavins have dropped another all-star video with Don Jazzy, Tiwa Savage, Dr SID, D’Prince, Di’Ja, Reekado Banks and Korede Bello in ‘Looku Looku’, a single they released a few weeks ago.
The Mavins are definitely on a roll considering the materials they have already put out in 2015.
The video for the track which features the Marvin crew, was shot for Unlimited L.A.
Don Jazzy, Tiwa Savage, Dr. Sid, D’Prince, Reekado Banks, Korede Bello, Di’Ja all delivered a verse each on the song.
Two years after the controversial breakup of their Mo’ Hits record imprint, hip hop music heavyweights D’Banj and Don Jazzy will be reuniting to make new music.
The two former friends and music partners, who have since gone ahead to form different record labels, would be working together on a couple of tracks to celebrate D’banj’s 10th year musical anniversary.
According to an insider, the track would be for a D’Banj album which is expected to drop soon.
It is however, yet unclear if the album would receive any input from other former Mo’ Hits artistes including Wande coal, D’Prince and Dr. Sid.
Don Jazzy led Mavin Records has released the video for its latest hit, Dorobucci.
Mavin All Stars – Don Jazzy, Tiwa Savage, Dr Sid, D’Prince, Korede Bello, Di’Ja and Reekado Banks, performed in the video.
The video directed by Nick Roux of Molotov Cocktail Productions was shot in South Africa. It features cameo appearances by the winner of the Channel O Mavin Super-fan competition winner Natalie Pitswe.
Nigeria’s music stars, Sound Sultan, D’Prince, Chidinma, Skales and Jaywon recently thrilled fans to good music at the Remy Martins’ ‘At The Club’ event where music lovers got to party with their favourite musicians in Lagos and Abuja.
Everyone, well, almost everyone,went gaga when Don Jazzy announced the launching of his new record label, Mavin Records on Monday on the micro blogging website, Twitter.
It trended even more when it was announced that ‘kele kele’ crooner, Tiwa Savage has been recruited into the new Mavin family.
The imprint’s debut offering ‘Solar Plexus’ is a 12-tracker compilation LP released on the imprint’s official web page on Tuesday May 8, 2012. While all erstwhile members of the now defunct Mo’ Hits Records including Dr. Sid, Wande Coal and D’Prince provided three solo tracks each, newbie Tiwa Savage contributed a single track to the new LP.
Although the album is impressive, it still comes across as a body of work hurriedly put together. Deviating a little from his trademark dance oriented productions, Don Jazzy spiced ‘Solar Plexus’ with elements from different genres but still maintained enough dance tracks which by the way misses D’Banj’s effective contributions.
A poll conducted by a Lagos based radio station revealed mixed feeling from fans.
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Former producer and god-father of Mo’hits Michael Collins, popularly called Don-Jazzy has launched a new record label which he called “Marvin Records”
The multiple award winning producer also announced that Tiwa Savage would be joining the new Mavin family.
The signing of Savage, one of Nigeria’s leading vocalists, is seen as a major coup for the budding record label and Don Jazzy promised fans that there are many more exciting faces to be “activated” by the label in the near future.
Don Jazzy, who broke away from his former Mo’hits partner D’banj has made effort to prove his competence to music lovers.
“I know that there are questions unanswered, mysteries unsolved and wounds to heal,” the producer said. “But I would really appreciate if we allow time to heal the wounds for us all instead of digging them up again.”
Don jazzy broke the news on a micro blogging quarter, twitter.
He twitted “‘Hey people. Need your help on this one once again. pls help me tell a friend to tell a friend. #MavinRecords God bless’
CEO of the new label has spent the last three weeks locked in the recording studio along with the fellow “Mavins” as they finalize plans for their debut compilation album, Solar Plexus to be released 8th May.
The album has been a collaborative labor of love which has traversed five countries.
In the same vein as the previously released Curriculum Vitae by the Mo’Hits All Stars, Solar Plexus will be an exclusive window to showcase the prowess of the Mavin family.