Nigerian singer and rapper, Skales has publicly shown gratitude to fellow rapper, Olamide who he said sponsored his video ‘Shakebody’ after his contract ended with Empire Mates Entertainment (EME) in 2014.
Skales shocked his fans in September 2016, when he ended his relationship with his long time Nigerian girlfriend Sasay and announced he had moved on with a beautiful Ethiopian lady known as Leyla Konjo.
With just six weeks to go until the MTV Africa Music Awards Johannesburg 2016 (MAMA), a dazzling line-up of artists is set to headline Lagos’s annual Road to MAMA party, taking place this year at the Hard Rock Cafe, Lagos.
Headlining the gig is reggae-dancehall star Patoranking, who wowed Durban music fans at last year’s spectacular ceremony and took home the award for MAMA Best New Act 2015.
He’ll be joined by Hip Hop freshman Nasty C who is set to heat up the MAMA main stage in Johannesburg - and fast-rising Hip Hop star Ycee, who’s also been confirmed to perform at the show.
More Nigerian Hip Hop artistry will be showcased by prolific rapper Skales, while Runtown will be showing off his R&B/reggae moves. Rising Afro-Pop/Highlife newcomer Koker and award-winning ‘Love don’t care’ song bird Simi complete the line-up....
Reports confirms that Baseline records artiste, Skales, and his manager, Osagie Osarenkhoe, have been remanded in the police cell over alleged fraudulent activities involving the record label.
According to an inside source at the label, Wale Ewedemi, Skales alongside Osagie, defrauded the label of millions of Naira, which they diverted into other projects the label was unaware of.
According to Wale :
''Skales and His Manager Osagie have been remanded in Police Custody after confessing to various charges of fraud and diversion of Baseline Records funds.They are currently assisting the Police in unraveling the extent of the fraud. Running into tens of millions of Naira.
At the inception of the contract, he was given a fully furnished luxury apartment in Lekki in a gated estate, with a brand new customized SUV. And a multi million Naira sign on Fee.The record label also gave him a free hand to select and run his brand, supported by a multimillion...