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@MIDEM 2018: Africa, Black Coffee, Davido, Yemi Alade Make Top 40 Hashtags at Global Music Conference

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A panel of music industry influencers share their selections, and comment on the hottest and biggest trending topics that emerged from MIDEM 2018, including hashtags. Africa and its artists such as Davido, Yemi Alade, Black Coffee, and Seyi Shay made the top 40 trends/topics. Watch the video below. The Africa discussion begins at [7:00] mark. -Ms. Uduak Africa Music Law™Hi, …

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@MIDEM 2018: Watch all the panels on Copyright & Entertainment Law – @ChrisUnLimited, @DinaLaPolt, Cary Sherman @RIAA

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Watch all the copyright and entertainment law panel discussions at the just concluded MIDEM conference held from June 5th to 8th, 2018 in France. Panel discussions include remarks/commentary from AML subscriber and colleague Dina LaPolt, RIAA President Cary Sherman and Chris Cooke, founder of Complete Music Update. -Ms.Uduak Copyright Reforms in North America: What Next? Masterclass – The Anticipated New …

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MIDEM 2018: Yemi Alade on the Creative Process & Building a Brand

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Yemi Alade shares her creative process and the behind the scenes realities of building her brand. Alade’s “Johnny” recently broke the record for 88+ million views on YouTube, becoming the most streamed music video in Nigeria. -Ms. Uduak Africa Music Law™Hi, I’m Uduak Oduok. I am a lawyer (almost 17 yrs) and Co-founder of Ebitu Law Group, P.C. where I represent …

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MIDEM 2018: Watch all the Africa Panel Sessions on the Business of Music – Chin Okeke, Seyi Shay etc.

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East, West and Southern Africa were well represented at the ongoing MIDEM 2018 conference in France. Watch all the key discussions on the business of music below. Africa – The New Music Frontier, Open for Business Independence & Artist Development in Africa Tencent Africa on Streaming: The Blueprint Connectivity, Access & Music Distribution Africa Music Law™Hi, I’m Uduak Oduok. I …

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MIDEM 2018: Davido Talks Building Music Schools in Africa, SONY Deal, Breaking into Mainstream America & More

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Afrobeats pop star Davido was a speaker at the 2018 MIDEM music conference held in France where he discussed building schools in Africa, his sony deal, family, breaking into the Nigerian music market, his goal and strategy for breaking into the American market and more. Watch below: Africa Music Law™Hi, I’m Uduak Oduok. I am a lawyer (almost 17 yrs) …

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Linda Ikeji Announces Pregnancy, and Explains Why She Ditched her Own Message on Celibacy

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Linda Ikeji, a Nigerian gossip blogger turned media mogul, announced her pregnancy on social media yesterday, Sunday May 20, 2018. Her announcement was received with mixed reaction from the public. Many have congratulated her and just as many have criticized her for having a child out of wedlock when she has profited from and made it her business to cast Nigerian …