Launchpad for Independent Artist

We empower independent artists with the tools, resources, technology, mentorship, networks, and freedom they need to activate their talent and translate it into a sustainable career that promotes industry innovation in Africa.

Content Publishing

We help to promote, distribute and publish content via our media channels and industry networks.

Entertainment

We bring you the best of Africa’s new and popping music culture through organizing a series of listening parties, tours, concerts and festivals all year round.

RECENT EVENTS

New events are coming along with new surprises and scales. Find out your favourite one in the collection and enjoy the moments with us. Bringing inspiration for music bands and fans is the key mission.

ANTI WORLD GANGSTARS – GANG BUSINESS LISTENING PARTY

November 9, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Bijou Cafe, Wuse II

The Anti World Gangstar’s Gang Business album is one of the hardest tapes to ever come from the Capital and features the hardest rappers from Abuja’s creative scene. We are anticipating an electric release party so don’t miss out!

LOCK DOWN RAVE 2.0

July 15, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm University of Abuja, Management of Science Faculty, University of Abuja

Anti World Gangstars would be live at the University of Abuja with mouth watering line up from the capital’s rap scene.

PEERAYCE – ON ME RELEASE GIG

January 12, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm Keje Grills, Millenium Park

Peerayce releases his first single of 2019. Lets kick off the year with some good music shall we!

ODUMODU BLVCK AND REEPLAY – ANTI WORLD GANGSTARS LISTENING PARTY

December 14, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm La Creme’ Lounge,

Afro Grime and Rap sensation Reeplay teams up with Odumodu Blvck to cap of the year with a joint rap project. Lets Go!

BOBBY IBO – FAMILY, FRIENDS & FOOD EP – LISTENING PARTY

July 6, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - July 22, 2018 @ 10:00 pm Roots Bar, 27 Agadez Street

Lets party with artist, YouTuber,  and content creator Bobby Ibo as he celebrates the launch of his new EP. Other live performances from Abuja’s creative scene

Zilla Oaks – NO ZZZZ LISTENING SESSION

July 5, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm Roots Bar, 27 Agadez Street

Apex village gang member Zilla Oaks will be dropping his anticipated 2018 EP and will be giving us a live experience at Roots Bar.  Expect live performances from Psycho YP and Ayuu Safi.

RIC HASSANI – INTIMATE SESSION

October 8, 2017 Sueno, Agadez Street

The African Gentleman Tour

RAP UNPLUGGED

June 6, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - July 14, 2017 @ 9:00 pm Sueno, Agadez Street

Abuja’s hottest rap battle and freestyle session. A 3-week event where the winner takes all.

News & Updates

Follow up on the latest news, stories and music updates

  • Psycho YP storms Gidi

    Psycho YP made an impactful visit to Lagos over the last week with his Apex Village crew and management team EdgeMax Media From what we gathered on social media, he and his crew made some key guest appearances while still linking up with some notable names in the Lagos music scene. Laime, Blaq Bonez, Famous Bobson, Kemi Smallz at Coolfm,

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  • YPSZN2 NOMINATED FOR REST OF AFRICA AWARD – #SAMA26

    Even with the on going pandemic and economic melt down Apex Villain front man Psycho YP still seems to be defying all odds. He has released back to back hits this year and with notable features, still in 2020 he has been acknowledged by a lot of top players in the music industry including Wizkid and to crown it all,

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  • PEERAYCE LAUNCHES RENAISSANCE MERCH

    Just a few days ago, Afro Trapsoul, RnB, and Afro-Pop singer launched a merch collection for his new trending EP – Renaissance. Ts are currently priced at N7000 and face masks are selling between N700 to 1000 per piece. All Merch is currently available at merch.peerayce.website with 3-4 working days nationwide delivery policy and would be available on HNA Shop

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  • The Isolation Playlist

    This playlist features most of the best acts in the capital city of Abuja and other artist in Nigeria who are associated with the Abuja music scene. It also features other Nigerian artist in diaspora. Please listen enjoy and update your personal playlists.

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  • The Ultimate Artist Development Process in 8 Steps

    1. Daily Practice & Habits: Developing Talent & Skill: Vocals, Musicianship, Songwriting, Performance Skills. The first thing is developing the talent and musicianship of the artist. And the core of developing real talent, comes down to a strong practice ~ stellar daily habits & practices. To be a force in music, your musicianship, voice, performance skills have to be in

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  • SAY NO TO DRUGS SONG BY PHAROAH

    There seems to be a recent increase in the use of drugs by the youths of this our very generation, some research shows that more than 86% of our countries youth are into the use of hard drugs and the same research shows that 59% of the death rate of the youths comes from a drug overdose. A lot of

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  • COLD. – City On Lock Down

    Man like @reeplaysumtin x @odumodublvck team up again to drop the most anticipated song of the capital – COLD – City On Lock Down Please listen, listen and listen again! Artwork Shot and Edited by @ostynaimz Graphic Design by @tella_man

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  • 5 Successful Ways to Promote Yourself as an Indie Artist

    ‘I’m Old School and I Make Lists’ Working as a musician in Berlin, I mostly perform in bars, cafes and theaters and I don’t normally play in large venues with the backing of industry promoters with vast promotional campaigns. I am quite old school when it comes to promoting my music. Simply, it is about putting in my best effort

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  • The blockchain will disrupt the music business and beyond

    In 2018, blockchain will create a new wave of major disruption in media-content distribution. The immutability and “trustless” nature of the blockchain means that it can be used in instances where record-keeping and auditable data is key, including data about who owns what assets, such as music and movies. Once you have verified the validity of an asset entered into

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