by Peace Agyare
Banku Music pioneer – Mr Eazi, reflects on his journey over the past few months as he
comes through with a new single tagged “Thank You“ in gratitude to the maker.
Kindly stream, download and don’t forget to share song below;
Mr Eazi Profile
Oluwatosin Ajibade (brought into the world 19 July 1991), better known by his stage name
Mr Eazi, is a Nigerian vocalist, lyricist, and entrepreneur. He is the pioneer of Banku music,
a combination sound he portrays as a blend of Ghanaian highlife and Nigerian harmony Thank You
movements and patterns. Mr Eazi migrated to Kumasi in 2008 and selected at KNUST,
where he started booking specialists to perform at school parties. He indicated enthusiasm
for music in the wake of chronicle a visitor refrain on “My Life”, a melody that picked up footing
and turned into a mainstream record at KNUST. Mr Eazi discharged his presentation Thank You
mixtape About to Blow in July 2013. He picked up a universal crowd following the arrival
of the Efya-helped single “Skin Tight”. His second mixtape Life Is Eazi, Vol. 1 – Accra To
Lagos was discharged on 10 February 2017. In March 2018, a few outlets detailed that Mr
Eazi however marked a record manage Diplo’s name Mad Decent. Mr Eazi marked a permitting
manage Universal Africa, a backup of Universal Music Group.
Early life and profession beginnings
Mr Eazi was conceived in Port Harcourt, the capital and biggest city in Rivers State, Nigeria.
 He experienced childhood in an innovative home. Furthermore, his mom possessed a private company and his dad is a pilot.
The last parent built up his own private flight counseling practice.
While going to elementary school in Lagos, Mr Eazi had a concise spell in the school’s choir.
 During his childhood, he tuned in to records his father would play for the family while
having breakfast. At age 16 however, Mr Eazi moved to Ghana to advance his instructive
undertakings, taking on the mechanical designing system at Kwame Nkrumah University
of Science and Technology (KNUST). Mr Eazi began recording music amid his time at
KNUST. He contributed visitor vocals to the track “My Life”, a tune that picked up footing
and turned into a mainstream record at KNUST. Preceding that, he set up a gathering and
advancement organization called Swagger Entertainment. He utilized this stage to book
appears and advance occasions on the grounds of KNUST. When he was 23 years of age,
he came back to Nigeria and opened his very own internet business platform. Mr Eazi
revealed to The Guardian paper he quickly worked for Schlumberger when he came back
to Nigeria. He additionally told the previously mentioned paper his business adventures
included soda pops import, gold mining, and sustenance distribution. Thank You Moreover,
he disclosed to Highsnobiety he began around six business ventures. In 2014, Mr Eazi quit
being a club advertiser after a craftsman neglected to appear for the biggest party he endeavored to throw.Thank You
2013–2015: About to Blow and different discharges
Mr Eazi discharged his 13-track debut mixtape About to Blow in July 2013.
It created two singles: “Pipi Dance” and “Bankulize”. The previous was discharged in
mid-2012, while the last was discharged in 2013. Mr Eazi recorded the mixtape with
maker Klu and discharged it inside a week. The Fader magazine portrayed the mixtape
as a “vigorously dancehall-inclining SoundCloud playlist”. Prior to discharging the mixtape,
Mr Eazi worked with makers, for example, Magnom, Peeweezle, Nshona, Klumonsta, D’Tunes,
and E-Kelly. Additionally, he was highlighted on Stay Jay’s “Infant Lace” and Lousika’s
“Knockout”. In 2014, Mr Eazi migrated to Nigeria. Inside two months of coming back
to his local nation, he was reached by DJ Juls, a UK-based Ghanaian maker and circle racer.
Juls contacted him subsequent to figuring out how to get it together of a portion of his recordings. Due to not having the option to find the sound documents of his old accounts,
Mr Eazi’s endeavor at working with Juls slowed down for a long time.Thank You
Mr Eazi inevitably got hold his sound records and sent them to Juls through email, who made another beat and
made the craftsmanship for the mixtape’s second single “Bankulize”. The tune highlights
vocals from Ghanaian hiplife craftsman Pappy Kojo and was discharged in November 2014.
 The authority remix highlights Burna Boy and was discharged in September 2016.
Mr Eazi first debuted the remix on Ebro Darden’s Beats 1 radio demonstrate a month earlier.
In August 2015, Mr Eazi discharged the dancehall-impacted track “Skin Tight”.
It highlights visitor vocals from Ghanaian artist Efya and was created by DJ Juls.
In a meeting with Complex magazine, Mr Eazi portrayed the tune as a “fusion”.
He said he spoke Ghanaian pidgin on the conveyance and utilized Nigerian melodies.
In August 2016, Nigerian record maker Cobhams Asuquo discharged an interpretation of
the tune. DJ Caise however discharged a house remix of the tune in September 2016, while Terry G teamed up with Mr Eazi to discharge a remix of the song. In April 2017, “Skin Tight” was highlighted in a promotion for the vodka brand Ciroc. Mr Eazi was included on Eugy’s 2016 hit single “Move for Me”.
Peace Agyare loves to write and is addicted to reading. She is a staff at Ghaflagh.com & ghafla.com/music/ A well bred journalist with a flair for entertainment, society and arts. She loves covering events and reporting personalities for the public consumption.
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June 4, 2020
June 4, 2020
June 4, 2020