Controversial Nigerian artiste, Naira Marley has announced the formation of his new record label, Marlian Records.
The embattled Nigerian musician unveiled the record label on Monday, December 31 during his Marlian fest in Lagos. Naira Marley also introduced his acts; they include Zinoleesky, MohBad, Fabian Blu and C-Blvck.
During the first set of his performance, he announced his new record label, Marlian Records.
He said, “I want to use the platform to announce my new record label called Marlian Records; and it’s for you all (points to his fans, the Marlians). Any of you that has talent can come through.”
After that announcement, he then gave the platform to his new acts: Zinoleesky; MohBad; Fabian Blu; as well as C-Blvck. Zinoleesky is known as the social media sensation who used to disturb Instagram with avant-garde fashion choices; and interesting raps in Yoruba alongside Lil Frosh.
He has officially signed the aforementioned acts to his fledgeling record label. This is what he wrote: “Marlians can u welcome my talented brothers to MarlianMusic. 2 thousand and plenty. @zinoleesky @iam_cblack01 @fabian_blu @iammohbad talented motherfuckers?????”
Since then, Frosh has signed to Aloma Music Worldwide/Davido Music Worldwide. C-Blvck was featured on ‘Tingasa’ off Lord of Lamba; Moh Bad is also a street sensation; while Fabian Blu has the most amazing voice.
Naira Marley, real names Afeez Fashola; has been arguably the most notoriously popular Nigerian artiste in 2019. Widely acclaimed as the President of the Marlians his fiercely loyal and also growing army of fans; Naira Marley has quickly gone from being arraigned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for alleged cybercrime; to becoming a king of the streets.