Kiss Daniel has unveiled Demmie Vee and Philkeyz as the first signings to his label, FlyBoy Inc.
The announcement was made in a post on his social media pages, coming less than 24hours after he shared the tracklist to his upcoming sophomore album, ”No Bad Songz”.
Kiss Daniel emerged on the scene with the release of his commercially successful debut effort, New Era in 2016, which contained 20 tracks and birthed a number of hit records including ‘Woju’, ‘Laye’ and ‘Mama’.
The album earned him the honours for Best R&B Pop Album and Album of the year at the 2016 Headies Award.
Taking to his Twitter page, the singer posted, ”Welcome to FLYBOY INC DemmieV and Philkeyz.”
Kiss Daniel, who now goes by the alias Kizz Daniel, has been involved in a much publicised contract dispute with erstwhile label, G Worldwide, following his exit from the label, and the setting up of his independent platform, Flyboy Inc.
The new album will be the first on the imprint, with the signings a possible statement that all has now been resolved with G Worldwide, signalling the beginning of a new phase in his career.
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE TWO NEW ARTISTS THE SINGER SIGNED
Demmie Vee, whose real name is Demola Awotungase is a singer/songwriter and producer previously signed to HND Records.
The talented artist has worked with the likes of 2face Idibia on the fairly received single, Awesome God in 2016, 9ice on his song ‘Love Me Tender’, and released the single ‘Tiff’ earlier in the year.
Demmie Vee is the second son in his family and had his education in Model College lgbokuta Lagos / Comprehensive High School Ketu Lagos.
The singer goes by the alias ‘Kalaputa pikin’, interpreted as ‘Strong child’, a name given to him by his close friend who witnessed his struggles and how he has been able to overcome them.
Philip Ahaiwe Chukwuja is a producer who is known for his works with Yemi Alade and Omawumi.
Philkeyz began his career as a church pianist and has since added music production, record executive, creative director and entrepreneur to his repertoire.
He came to the limelight working with Omawumi on ‘Somori’ and is the brains behind Kiss Daniel’s 2017 single, ‘No Do’ and also For You featuring Wizkid.
The celebrated producer also runs his own video series titled, ‘Afro-fusion session’, where he takes his followers through the step by step process of creating a beat.