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AML 113: (Exclusive) Technologist Ade Olufeko on the Future of Music Technology in Nigeria & Africa’s Music Industry

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Ade Olufeko joins Ms. Uduak on the 113th episode of The Africa Music Law Show to discuss the future of music technology in Nigeria’s music industry. “Ade Abayomi Olufeko, a product of the pre-dot-com era is an American trained technologist, commercial designer and international curator of Ijebu descent. The intersection of his expertise in different domains led to the 2007 formation of …

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AML 111: (Exclusive) Emma Ugolee Pt. 2: Dealing with kidney failure, dialysis, & finding hope

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In the 111th episode of The Africa Music Law Show with Ms. Uduak, media personality and entertainment industry veteran, Emma Ugolee, gets deeply personal with discussing work-life balance in the entertainment industry. Specifically, he discusses how he discovered he had kidney failure, the symptoms, the diagnosis, dealing with the disease through dialysis, losing over 10 friends to the disease, his …

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AML 110: (Exclusive) Emma Ugolee on Payola in the Nigerian Music Industry

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Long before there was a music video (MV) industry, video awards, countless MV countdown shows, and before MVs became a revenue source for labels and artists, Nigerian artists did not know how to use their MVs to promote their songs, neither did they have a platform to air them. One man, however, Emmanuel (Emma) Ugolee, a broadcast industry veteran, had …

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AML108: (Exclusive) Interview with Shei Funmi, Emerging Artist & Entertainment Industry Influencer

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Shei Funmi is one of the bravest individuals you will ever meet and/or talk to. A media and entertainment industry influencer who began enjoying global recognition and success in his late teens, even attracting American celebrity followers on social media such as Lady Gaga.  Shei Funmi has worked with top African and western entertainment, fashion, and creative brands. Prior to lending …

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AML 107: (Exclusive) Interview with Chude Jideonwo, Founder Joy Inc, Pt. 2 on Buhari, Nigeria’s Youths & Entertainment Industry

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The Africa Music Law Show with Ms. Uduak Episode 107 concludes a two-part interview series with Chude Jideonwo, the founder of Joy, Inc. (joyinc.xyz). Episode 107 picks up from episode 106 and delves into why Jideonwo helped convince, through his public relations company Red Media, Nigerian youths to vote for Buhari, why he later came to the conclusion that Buhari was …