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AML 006: Skales on EME Exit, Alleged Revenge Porn, New Label & Success

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Music fans, media and the public alike were surprised when Nigeria’s relatively larger record label EME Records, co-founded by R&B singer Banky W, dropped their artist SKALES earlier this year. Skales was poised to be the next big thing in the industry following the footsteps of his label mate Wizkid. So what really happened, what are the lessons from the …

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AML 005: From ‘Love Me x3’ to “Sex Me x3” Because I’m ‘Wanted,’ Is Tiwa Savage Gambling Away Her Career?

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[spp-player]Is Tiwa Savage gambling her career away? Nigerian artist Tiwa Savage releases a controversial music video titled ‘Wanted’ that has fans reacting with a strong back lash towards her. We discuss and offer tips on how artists can avoid gambling their careers away. SHOW NOTES Credit: Written, Produced & Edited by Uduak Oduok, Esq. AML Theme Song 1 ‘Delight’: Nigerian-American …

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AML 004: Adaku, the Next Big Artist to Watch

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The Africa Music Law Show With Ms. Uduak Ep. 4: ADAKU, The Next Big Artist to Watch Credit: Written, Produced & Edited by Uduak Oduok, Esq. Show Notes Introduction Host Introduction Industry News **Lexx Ore Production and his Upcoming ‘The Dance Movie Project’ AML Next Big Artist to Watch Interview Intro Music Break AML Interview with Next Big Artist to …

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AML 003: (Legal Analysis) Beyonce, Jay-z v. Solange Criminal Battery & Assault

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Artist to Watch/Features: Samini (Ghana) @samini_dagaati Gamemanmusic (Nigeria) @gamemanmusic Show Notes 1. Introduction 2. Host Introduction – Chibok Girls -Samini -GamemanMusic 3. Industry News – Washingtonian Attempts to Register ‘Nollywood’  as Trademark -Endorsement Deals (Don Jazzy, Banky W, Kcee, Iyanya, Tiwa Savage, Wizkid, Praiz etc.) -Licensing Deals (Rap Genius) -Tours, Performances& New Albums, Videos (YQ, Jaywon, Eminem, Lady Gaga, Asa …

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AML 002: Brand Consistency for Artists, The Tiwa Savage Case Study

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Show Notes: Host: California based Fashion & Entertainment Lawyer Uduak Oduok SEGMENTS Introduction Host Introduction Industry News Fashion: Kofi Ansah, Nike Oshinowo, Zandile Blay Film: Kunle Afolayan, Amaka Igwe, Kerry Washington. Lupita Nyong’o, Half-of-a Yellow Sun, AMAA Awards, Oscars Approves Nigerian Committee for Screening Nollywood films. Criminal/Civil Lawsuits: Appollo Nida & Phaedra Parks, Pebbles v. Viacom, Lanre Nzeribe v. Monalisa Chinda …