Behind Today’s Nigerian Sounds: a Talk with Maleek Berry

    1. Event Date
      Wed, Jun 5
  1. Event Type
    Q&A
  2. Event Theme
    Midem African Forum
    Talent Development
  3. Audience Type
    Artist
    Label
    Manager
    Publisher
  4. Event
    Conferences

Behind Today’s Nigerian Sounds: a Talk with Maleek Berry

05 Jun 2019, 03:30 PM - 04:00 PM

Worldwide Village
Language:
English

Followed by a “Meet the Speakers” Session

Ambassador of the Midem African Forum 2019, Maleek Berry is one of the leading figures of the Afrobeats movement, he is taking the world by storm. Having produced for some of the most exciting artists today, from Davido to Wizkid, Jidenna and Ycee, he will discuss his experience and international development. He will also share his vision on the growth of the African music industries and the opportunities and challenges faced by African artists in the continent and beyond.

Speakers

  • Maleek Berry

    Artist

      1. Event Date
        Wed, Jun 5
      2. Speaker Category
        Artist
        Speaker

    Artist & Founder

    Berry’s Room (UK)

      Maleek Berry is a British-born Nigerian singer-songwriter and producer, internationally known for his original African inspired melodies and...

  • Ogundipe Tunde

    Moderator

      1. Event Date
        Wed, Jun 5
      2. Speaker Category
        Moderator

    Global Lead, African Music & Culture

    Spotify (USA)

    Tunde Ogundipe (Global Lead of African Music Culture, Spotify), is a first generation Nigerian-American. Having worked between Los Angeles, New York...

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