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Darey dominates NMVA nominations

Nigeria’s King of R&B Darey Art Alade has packed six nominations for the 3rd Nigerian Music Video Awards, making him the highest nominee this year.

The bestselling musician who was recently announced winner for the Best RNB Video at the SMVA in August 2009, has been nominated in the category of Best RNB video, Best Afro pop video, Best Use of Costume, Best Use of Choreography, Video of the year and Best Producer in a music video (Soul Muzik)

Quintessential  entertainer Darey Art Alade
Quintessential entertainer Darey Art Alade

The 2009 NMVA organized by Callivision Network is scheduled to hold on Sunday, November 1, 2009 at Expo hall, Eko Hotel

Soul Muzik is glad that finally they are getting the recognition barely a year after they hit the Nigerian Music scene. ‘It is all good. We are glad we are gradually getting recognized even though the journey is still long” a member of the Soul Muzik team disclosed after the nominees list was released last week.

Recall that Darey is also up for nomination at the upcoming 2009 Channel O awards in the  Best Gifted Male and Best RNB Video category .“ I owe it all to my team at Soul Muzik and all the beautiful musicians, producers and directors I worked with on the ‘Undareyted’ album” Darey says.

Undareyted, the second album from Darey which so far has earned 12 awards nominations was released in Nigeria on March 31, 2009. His first international album is already completed with a US release in the works.


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