D'Banj and brother kayswitch have been confirmed to sign a multi-album deal with Sony Music's RCA Records. He has also concluded an exclusive management deal with Sony Music and strategic partner ROCKSTAR4000 for the continent. Under the deal D'Banj will join Sony Music's Pan African RCA Label in the family of such superstar artists as Jamie Foxx, Justin Timberlake, Ke$ha, T-Pain and Miguel, Usher, Chris Brown, R Kelly, Alicia Keys, P!nk, Christina Aguilera, Pitbull, Britney Spears, .
The super star excitedly retweeted the news via his handle: âSony Music Africa @ SonyMusicAfrica: Superstar & Africaâs Artist @iamdbanj, and @kayswitch sign Exclusive Pan-African Deal with @SonyMusicAfrica pic.twitter.com/JnliMJhGâ
âWe are really excited to be partnering up with D'Banj and his DB Records label. DBanj is undoubtedly one of the biggest stars in Africa who continues to deliver world-class hits. What we've seen from DB Records so far is an energetic mix of hot new sounds and great new artists like Kayswitch, who we believe will impact right across Africa. The recent launch of iTunes in Africa means that Nigerian fans and those elsewhere on the continent will now readily be able to access this amazing music as soon as it comes to market.â Noted Spiro Damaskinos, Director of RCA Records Africa