Tosin Ajibade popularly known as Mr. Eazi is a Nigerian musician and entrepreneur who has been impacting positively into the music industry through his "Empawa Africa", a musical platform which brought Joeboy to our ears.
The award-winning afro-pop musician is on the news now for his latest move to help upcoming artistes in the continent. According to CNN, he has raised $20 million to invest and create a new funding model for the music business in Africa.
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In a lengthy Facebook post made by the afro-pop sensation, he had urged all African entrepreneurs to collaborate with one another thereby bringing an end to the absence of capital in business.
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Fans have since commended this action taken by Mr. Eazi. See some of their reactions below:
🗨️Mr Eazi is doing what many Artistes before him wish they did! Dude is putting a lot of structure into the African Music Scene! He is making life easy for others and posterity will pay him back both in cash and in kind. I love this!
🗨️Mr Eazi is really doing his best to make sure upcoming artistes have the right platform to showcase their talent.
🗨️Niggas been dey brag say dem cancel Mr Eazi and he was doing "badly" because twitter Nigeria cancelled him. Meanwhile, he was working on the business side of music.
🗨️Mr. Eazi raised a whooping amount of $20m to support African musicians so they can cover a wider audience. This is huge. Smart move and a smart investment.
Work hard, work smart, and you'll stay on top of the game for life.
🗨️Mr Eazi steady becoming a business man, that's what you get when you are linked with the Otedolas 😉
If only @cuppymusic will pick my call or Borrow me that 50k 😔
Nice gesture from Mr. Eazi, I must say 👏
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