9jaheritage presents Top 10 Notable Nigerian Music Producers.
Over the years several talented producers have shown their flexible capabilities of producing quality sounds to their fans.
Nigerian Music Industry has grown so big in the global entertainment scene and now gradually gathering impulse to take over the world.
While we celebrate top Nigerian musicians, it is ideal we do the same for these notable Nigerian Music producers.
“Ozedikus” real name is Igbinoba Osaze, he’s a Nigerian music producer, one of Mavin in-house music producers. The young music producer made one of the biggest hit in 2019 “Dumebi” by Rema. He produced several songs on Rema’s debut EP and Crayon’s “Cray Cray” EP.
When you here “Ozedikus Nwanne”, you know who producer is.
“Killertunes” whose real name is Otaniyen-Uwa Daniel, he is a Nigerian music producer, killertunes, who is behind hits like Olamide’s Woske, Mr. Eazi’s Tony Montana, Wizkid’s Ghetto Love, Mutay’s Manya ft. Wizkid, Kizz Daniel’s Yeba and many more.
He was later introduced to DJ Spinall and got signed to the Cap Music. He produced many songs on DJ Spinall’s “Iyanu’ album.
When you hear “Oshey…..Shabalistica”, you know it’s killertunes on the beat.
“SAR” whose real name is Osabuohien Osaretin, is a Nigerian music producer and musician. Born in Benin City, Nigeria.
He has produced numerous tracks for many artists like Wizkid, he produced 2 songs off Wizkid’s “Ayo” album in 2013, ever since then he has been producing several hits like Niniola’s Maradona, Wande Coal’s Ashimapeyin and many more.
When you hear “Reeeaaallllyyyy” you know it’s Sarz on the beat.
7. KEL P
“Kel P” real name is Udoma Peter Kelvin, is a Nigerian music producer. He produced the biggest hit in 2019, “Killing Dem” by Burna Boy ft. Zlatan, Niniola’s Boda Sodiq, he produced Victor AD’s “Red Eye”, Solid Star’s “Eleganza” and many more.
When you hear “It’s kel p vibes” you know it’s Kel P’s beat.
6. FRESH VDM
“fresh VDM” real name is Bello Emmanuel Adeshina, born to Nigerians pastors living in Togo. His popularity started when he produced Davido’s “Fia” in 2017. He also produced songs like ”Ada” by DJ Ecool ft. Davido, “DOE” by Larry Gaga, “Mind” by DMW crew and many more.
Right now, he’s one of the best music producers we have in Nigeria.
So, when you hear “Fresh on the beat” you know it’s Fresh VDM.
“kiddominant” real name is Ayoola Oladapo Agboola, is a Nigerian record producer and DJ. He came to limelight in 2013 after producing Orezi’s hit single “Rihanna”.
He has produced numerous hits such as “Dodo”, “The Money”, “My Story” for Davido. He also produced Mayorkun’s “Mama”, Dammy Krane’s “Your Body”, Orezi’s “Maserati” and many more.
When you hear “Kido, kido ….. kiddominant” you know it’s kiddominant’s beat.
4. YOUNG JOHN
“young John” real name is Udomboso John Saviours, a Nigerian record producer. It is no surprise that Young Jonn is among the Notable Music Producers in Nigeria as he had a name for himself in the entertainment scene.
He contributed greatly to the growth of YBNL in past years. He has produced several hit songs like Olamide’s “Shakitibobo”, “Story for the gods”, “konkobility”, “Wo!”, Lilkesh’s “Gbese”, “Efejoku”, “Is it because I love you” and album credit including “Baddest” by Davido, “Street OT” and “2 Kings” by Olamide and Reminisce’s Album “Baba hafusa”.
When you hear “It’s Young John the wicked producer”, you know the mastermind.
Here is another guy who has contributed immensely in production of good sounds in the Nigerian Music Industry. His real name is Obi Prosper, born on October 26. Speroach beatz is the brain behind several hit songs in Nigeria like Davido’s “Assurance”, Mayorkun’s “Up to something”, 2baba’s “Amaka” and many more.
He was inspired to start music production by his producer brother, Gospel-on-the-beatz who produced Davido’s hit single “All of you”.
When you hear “Speroach beatz”, you know the originator.
“Pheelz Mr. Producer” real name is Phillip Kayode Moses, is a Nigerian music producer and songwriter. He is the solid-rock behind most of YBNL songs.
He has produced several hit songs like Fireboy’s “Scatter”, Teni’s “Billionaire”, Adekunle Gold’s “Jore”, Lilkesh’s “Cause Trouble”, Olamide’s “Durosoke”, “Awon goons mi”, “Poverty Die”, “First of all”. Just to mention a few.
Pheelz has contributed enormously to the production of good music in the industry.
He continues to stay relevant despite the arrival of new dope producers.
When you hear “Rii……Ridimakulayoor”, you know it’s Pheelz Mr Producer.
The king of street sounds, Rexxie real name is Chisom Faith Eze. He is an energetic, vibrant and a multi-talented music producer in Nigeria.
Today, Rexxie has produced a lot of hit songs like Naira Marley “Tesumole”, “Mafo”, “Aye”, “Puta”, Soapy”, Davido’s “Bum Bum” ft. Zlatan, Chinko Ekun’s “Able God” ft. Zlatan, Mohbad’s “KPK” and many more.
He produced most of the Songs on Zlatan’s album “Zanku” and four songs from Naira Marley’s EP, “Lord of lamba”.
He is one of the most-trusted producers for street contingent when a commercial viable hit needs to be made.
He is a certified hit maker.
The tag “Yo, Rexxie pon this one” is how you know it’s him
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So guys, who is your favourite music producers from the list?