Nigerian music has grown immensely and taken roots in Africa if not globally. But many a times people who create amazing beats behind cute melodies are not recognized.
A music producer plays a vital role for a song to be a massive hit. Arguably, they go through ups and downs for an amazing song to be produced. Despite the fact that their recognition does not go beyond the production room, it does not mean that they mean nothing in the music world.
Top in Africa is going to reveal top Nigerian music producers who work untiringly to give us good music.
They are not arranged in any particular order of preference.
Top talented music producers in Nigeria
He is one of the most prolific music producers in Nigeria. The super talented producer is the brain behind most of hit songs by heavy hitter musician Davido.
Gobe and Skelewu are among the hits whose amazing instrumentals can be credited to producer Shizzy.
His flawless prowess of music production can instantly make song to be a hit song. Shizzy has also worked with May D and Wizkid.
2. Don Jazzy
Defensible, Don Jazzy is one of the wealthiest celebrity in Nigerian entertainment ment scene.
Being the CEO of Marvin records he has produced top charting hits whose success are overwhelming.
Dorobucci and God win are among songs that Don Jazzy tirelessly worked on to see them becoming massive hits.
The marvin records has also signed music heavyweights like Tiwa Savage, Korede Bello etc.
3. Tekno Miles
Tekno is one of the most versatile entertainer in Nigeria. Apart from having a successful career in music, Tekno has a sweet story in music production.
Amazingly, Teckno create beats and perfectly make club banger hits out of them. Pana, wash, Diana are just but a few of his self produced hits. The double talented artist was the brain behind the Davido’s hit song IF.
Pheelz is the one who holds it down for Olamide’s YBNL Gang.
He is credited for songs like Durosoke, Rayban Abacha, Baddo Love among others.
Apart from Olaminde Pheelz has also worked with Vector, do you remember Adekunle Gold‘s “Gold” classic album? That was Mr Pheelz.
5. Oscar Heman-Ackah
Oscar is a multi talented artist whose music production skills are at amazingly great level.
He has written and produced top charting songs for some of the notable artists, like P-square, Simi, Adekunle Gold, Darey Art-Alade and Chidinma; including international celebrities, like Rihanna, Marian Mereba, Akon, Chris Brown and many more.
6. Maleek Berry
Maleek is a british raised music producer who is signed to Wizkid’s StarBoy Entertainment and he has produced incredibly good tracks.
He is unapologetically great artist whose music production techniques are unmatched.
Kiddominat was the brain behind Davido’s Fall and Mayorkun’s mama.
Sess has collaboratively works with other renown producers to give music good definition.
He was a part of Simi’s impressive album, ‘One Kain.’
He is arguably one of the most talented music producer in Nigeria.
Sarz has worked with a good number of music producers in Nigeria. He is the one who produced Wizkid’s hit single Jaiye Jaiye.
10. Young Jonn
Young is an award winning producer who made a breakthrough in the year 2015. Since then, he has amazingly produced hits after hits.
Young has produced hits for artists like YBNL gang members Olamide and Lil Kesh,9ice, Dammy Krane, tKiss Daniel.
In 2016 he was crowned the Producer of the Year after winning #Headies2016, he is also Notjustok hottest producer in Nigeria for the year 2016.