BadBeats Records is an American based company with the objective to provide a platform for African artists to showcase their talent to the rest of the world and make a positive impact on the African Music Industry. Powered by its slogan,”crossing boundaries with music”, BadBeats Records is devoted to evolving the emergent African entertainment industry to new levels.
BadBeats records is a product of the amalgamation of two US based Nigerian entertainment companies, Ciba Entertainment owned by Ike Odelugo and Big A Entertainment, owned by Anderson Obiagwu. They share the common goal of introducing African talents to the rest of the world; hence working with Nigerian musicians and artists such as Timaya, Bracket, Mr Raw (formerly Nigga Raw), Jim Iyke, Tuface, Flavour, Awilo, Kelly Hansome, Omotola, J martins and P Square on concerts and entertainment ventures in America. They have been able to achieve this by organizing major concerts in Texas, California, New York and other parts of America.
Recently, a new agreement was reached between BadBeats Records and Flavour. This new agreement was made in good faith and is mutually beneficial to both parties. Under this new agreement, both parties have also agreed to complete a 10-city US concert by June, 2012. Flavour will perform in 10 cities in the United States of America from November 24th, 2011 to December 10th, 2011. BadBeats anticipates an international deal with Flavour in the near future. Flavour’s US tour will be at the following confirmed US cities.
November 24th – Oakland, CA
November 25th – Los Angeles, CA
November 26th – Dallas, TX
December 2nd – TBD
December 3rd – Houston, TX
December 9th – Maryland,
December 10th – Atlanta, GA
In 2012, BadBeats plans on embarking on musical projects back in Nigeria and Africa that are targeted to accomplish their goals. There will be musical concerts to that will include indigenous musicians and American based artists. Auditions and musical competitions will be organized to find the next African star. Winners of these contests may receive prizes through BadBeats Records that may include developmental projects, studio time, opportunities to work alongside with the big names in the music industry and much more.
Within its fresh existence; BadBeats Records has proven to be a force to be reckoned with in the music industry. This success has come with the priceless relationship established with many great musicians and producers in the African entertainment industry. We look forward to providing the best form of entertainment to all our fans across the globe.
“Crossing boundaries with Music”