“At Sequel Records Our Aim Is To Promote & Support Rising Stars” – CEO, Lawal Oladayo, Gbextra Online Portal had a quick interview with Lawal Oladayo Jamiu CEO of Sequel Records and Entertainment who revealed what the label has in stock for all talented and passionate acts.
Mr Lawal shares some achievements, Recognitions, what the label has for rising stars and also unveiling his crew.
Sequel Records happens to be one of Osun State Fast growing Record Label, who has the aim to support and push artists signed under its imprint beyond words.
Read the Interview below:
At Sequel Records we are into Entertainment and Recording and our Sequel Online Tv is just to promote the stars coming because we believe in them.
When did you start Sequel Records/Online Tv?
Sequel Records and Entertainment was launched Oct, 16 2015 And Sequel Online tv was launched last year Oct, 28 2018. Sequel Records is a registered company under CAC.
And what motivates your passion for it?
My motive was to promote and support great talents striving for greatness in the industry, My passion for entertainment actually made the choice for me.
Tell us about your crew and artists signed under the imprint of Sequel Records:
Sequel record has creative, talented and determined personalities under imprint, DJ Fabulous is in charge of Sequel Tv, Idowu Blessing is the official photographer and video editor for Sequel Records.
Hizzy Jhizzle a multi-talented artiste, songwriter and a producer under the label, Airolafin Hammed aka Holla is the official Cinematographer under the imprint.
Sequel Records has 3 talented artists signed under its imprint; Frank Zeewy, Pablo Billz and Hizzy Ghizzy.
Sequel Records frontliner, Frank Zeewy is a songwriter, versatile rapper and singer signed under the imprint of Sequel Record in 2015.
After emerging the winner of Rap Battle competition tagged “Welcome Back To Campus” hosted by Sequel Records. Management.
Frank Ziwey is known for shutting down shows which got him a free collaboration from Nigeria’s star singer and Sensima crooner, Skiibii after serving a mind blowing live performance.
Pablo Billz is a talented rapper and has been was working with the imprint since 2017, got signed under Sequel Records imprints 2018 officially, After putting out an incredible performance at SOS (Son Of The Soil) concert hosted by Nigeria’s renowned singer, Davido in July 2018.
The fast rising artiste is also a Red Carpet host and work as a presenter for Sequel Tv Crew, Pablo Billz has hosted Top notch artists in the industry: Oriste femi, Legeli, Lil Frosh (Omo yahoo). Also a make up artist.
VJ Precious who’s part of the Sequel Tv Crew as a presenter, and has been with the crew for a year now. Sequel Records crew have been nice and great with company, I have the best crew in the world
What are your challenges?
Well, some challenges we’ve encountered was been invited for a show and didn’t get good hospitality, not getting a well organized show and some DJ’s wont allow our artist to perform after invited.
Sequel tv had only one challenge where a superstar Artist came late for invited interview.
What are your achievements so far?
We’ve gotten many but will mention few, Frank Zeewy was invited as a performing artiste at “Osun State Happy New Year Count Down” where he shut down the show with hundreds attenders. Also won the award as the best rapper after a rap battle that day, after he was challenge by some artistes on stage.
Another achievements was to have well known personalities for an interview with our Sequel TV crew the likes of YBNL Lyta, Orista Femi (Musical Taliban), Skiibii, Lil Frosh (Omo Yahoo Maka Pata E), Legeli, Lil George.
Project working on:
We’re having a second edition of Sequel Ultral Pool Party, the first edition held at Galaxy hotel, Osogbo, Osun State. We’re also looking up to having a Campus Tour in Osun State, to showcase sequel Records entertainment and crew out to the world.
Also working on “Get wet Pool Party” as a co-organiser with Feyi Love Entertainment at Ijebu Jesa holding on 27 April 2019.
What sequel records has for fast rising act:
For now we’re working on supporting talented artists who’re passionate about their musical careers with a 3month promotions which is a platform to discover if he or she has the basic quality to be part of Sequel Records.
How do you manage your Brand and Private Life:
Its been challenging tho, cos i barely sleep at night because am really striving to put my team and brand out to the world.
Your advice to youths:
They should be focus and be determined to their passion and also stay away from drugs.