By Charles Mgbolu
J Martins is once again in the news but this time, it’s not because of a new wave making single he is releasing or another colabo with an African artist, J. Martins has emerged from a meeting with lawyers and label representatives after signing over control of his music management to Now music.
Now Muzik currently manages 2Face Idibia, T.W.O, Sunny Neji and Timi Dakolo and so this addition has left both sides visibly elated. COO of Now Muzik Mr. Tony Anifite said “Basically, J. Martins needs a management team that can plan his itinerary and tours and engagements. We had a meeting and immediately hit it off right away. He’s a super talented artiste”
J. Martins, who has two albums under his belt is set to unveil his third album titled “SELAH” (Hebrew for “Pause and think”). It is a 12 tracker that is expected to have all the twist and turns fans have come to love J Martins for.
The award winning singer who has traveled well over 78 countries across the globe said “The bar has been raised. So I believe it is time for us to pause and think on ways to generally up our game”
J. Martins is responsible for producing some of Nigeria’s biggest hits. His 2008 monster classic “Good or Bad” ft P-Square and Timaya made a lot of influence on the tempo and rhythm of today’s contemporary highlife music. His signature tunes are a perfect blend of soukous, highlife and hiphop.
J Martins says he is prepared to push forward the frontiers of African music and he is confident that Now Muzik will help propel his career to the next level.
“Now Muzik has a firm grasp on my work as well as a clear vision and plan for the next chapter in my career,” said J martins. “We’ve got some exciting projects on the way and I appreciate Now Muzik’s dedication and determination to take my career to the next level.”