Music industry is one of the fastest growing industry in Nigeria over the pass decades and also booming till this present moment.
Music is also one of the industry that provide jobs for Nigerians youth currently, most of Nigerian youth want to be a musician especially hip pop artist which has the most populated artist.
In this article you will know the most successful record label in Nigeria, although these record label is not new to most Nigerians because their music is everywhere in Nigeria and other countries of the world.
Most Successful Record Label In Nigeria
1. Mavin Records
Mavin Records is one of the most successful and also richest record label in Nigeria currently, that have been in the game for years and also still standing strong in the music industry.
Mavin Records was founded on the 8th of May 2012.
Mavin Records is own by Don Jazzy, one of the most richest musician in Nigeria and also in Africa as a whole, he has been in the music industry for decades.
Mavin Records has produced and transform ordinary people to super stars like, Tiwa Savage, Rema, Di’ja, Reekado Banks, Korede Bello and others.
Mavin Records has record hundreds of music from numerous artist, as the same time won numerous awards in Nigeria since it was founded.
2. DMW (Davido Music Worldwide)
DMW (Davido Music Worldwide) is one of fastest growing record label in Nigeria currently, this amazing label was own by Davido.
DMW (Davido Music Worldwide) is the second on the list of the most successful record label in Nigeria currently, DMW was created to promote ordinary people to super stars, DMW (Davido Music Worldwide) has prove this over the years, they have help a lot of people to make their dream come true, some of them are, Lil Frosh, Peruzzi, Mayorkun, Yonda, and others.
YBNL is also one of the most successful record label in Nigeria currently, this record label was own by Olamide Adedeji also known as Olamide Baddo, he is the CEO of this label, he is in charge of everything.
Olamide established in 2012 after his exit from Coded Tunes Music.
YBNL is also known a Yahoo Boy No Laptop, this label has turn upcoming artists to super stars, some of them are, Adekunle Gold, Lil Kesh, FireboyDML, Viktoh, Chinko Ekun and others.
4. Star Boy Entertainment
Star Boy Entertainment is one of the most successful record label in Nigeria, because of the brilliant and good music that comes out of this label.
Star Boy Entertainment was own by the Nigerian super star Wizkid, also known as Star Boy.
Ayo Balogun, popularly known as Wizkid started Star Boy Entertainment, after his exit from Banky W’s Empire Mates Entertainment.
Wizkid started Star Boy Entertainment record label in March 2013.
5. Chocolate City
Chocolate City is the fifth on the list of the most successful and greatest record label in Nigeria, also in Africa.
Chocolate City was own by Audu Maikori and Paul Okeugo, it was founded in the year 2005.
Chocolate City is one of the best record label in Nigeria over the years, because it consists of popular super star some of them are Femi Kuti, Dice Ailes, Blaqbonez, Candy Bleakz, Lemon Adisa, Ijay and Candy Bleakz.
Likewise one of the best rapper of all time in Nigeria, M I, Dj Lambo, Jesse Jagz, Ice Prince and others.
Chocolate City record label is one of the oldest record label in Nigeria.
6. PentHauze Music
PentHauze Music is one of the best record label in Nigeria currently, this record label was own by Phyno Nigerian rapper.
Phyno has signed numerous to PentHauze Music including Nuno, Cheque, Rhatt and other Nigerian artists.
7. X3M Music
X3M Music is also on list of the most successful and best record label in Nigeria currently, this music company has promote different musician including Simi, Praiz, Dapo, and others.
This record label provide the platform for Simi to reach her goal in the Nigerian music industry.
X3M Music record label is owned by Steve Babaeko, X3M Music was founded in 2008.
8. Spaceship Entertainment
Spaceship Entertainment is the eighth on the list of the most successful and best record label in Nigeria currently.
Spaceship Entertainment is one the fastest growing record label in Nigeria, it was established in 2015.
Spaceship Entertainment was owned by BurnaBoy and it remain one of the hottest record label in Nigeria currently because of the jam that is coming out of the music company.
9. Dr Dolor Entertainment
Dr Dolor Entertainment is also on the list of the best and most successful record label in Nigeria currently, this spectacular record label is own by Osadolor Nate Asemota, popularly known as Dr. Dolor.
Dr Dolor Entertainment has promote numerous artists including Teni, Ryan Omo and others.
Dr Dolor Entertainment sign Teni the Entertainer in 2017 since, this record label is has been producing good music for Nigerians and other countries of the world.
10. Alapomeji Records
Alapomeji Records is the last on the list of the most successful record label in Nigeria currently, Alapomeji Records was own by 9ice.
9ice started Alapomeji Records in 2008
Alapomeji Records signed different Nigerian artists like, Seriki Omo- Owo, Kayefi Wise, and others.
But currently 9ice is the only one in the label.
These are the most successful record label in Nigeria currently.