Otown music has become a big deal in the country’s entertainment scene and it is gradually gathering momentum to become the biggest. These are the finest producers in Owerri 2017. Let me say as at the time of putting this piece together, they are responsible for almost all the hit songs currently making waves in the state and beyond.
This list and rating aims at shedding spotlight on the big names behind the creative.
Enzypro is that young Otown boy that is always doing what he knows how to do best, without a doubt he is one of Otown’s finest producers, his talent is evident in the songs he has so far produced, including Elvicker’s Oringo Gyration. Follow him on IG @enzypro
Kulsoul is a record maker and sound engineer. He is best known for delivering the widely praised single titled CHOM by Xbusta. Follow him on IG @kulsoulbeat
Aizbag has always been known as a top producer and this time, he did not fall our hand. Again, he showed that the chemistry he has with LMG still exists, having produced Bottle Us. Follow him on IG @aizbag
The Ibonge producer Regiz is an A-list music Producer. His love for high kicks can be felt when you are listening to a song he produced, you can almost guess a song was produced by Regiz after listening to it. Regiz has been responsible for production of several hits in 2017 including Slow Dog’s Nwanne Waa (Wild Thoughts Cover), Like This by Nigga Raw. Follow him on IG @regizbeatz
Suspense is a Music Producer, record maker, vocalist, musician, and business visionary. From dancehall to highlife to afrobeat, Kingsley Amadi, artistically known as Suspense aka SuspenseBabaNi has carved a niche for himself in the entertainment industry. Suspense is without a doubt one of Otown’s finest producers. He has worked with renowned artists in the industry such as Ruffcoin, Digidi Dun Hill, uncle P, Cajeto, H20, Chukky, Lilricz as so many more.
Follow him on IG @suspensebabanih2o
This 22year old Ebonyi music genius has come to stay for good. He’s young, his name is Feyflexy, and of course his beats are always extraordinary. He produced El Vicker’s hit song After You as well as the hit song Rambo by D-Ben. Feyflexy deeply understands the business of mixing sounds and coming out with electrifying beats that can force an R&B lover change his or her genre of music to afro hip pop, he is now a major force to be reckoned with. He’s one of the Leaders of the New School. Follow him on IG @feyflexy
4. Reflex Soundz
He needs no introduction, the 2k Entertainment boss is without a doubt, one of the biggest Producer to emerge from Owerri, and he has worked with both upcoming and A list artistes. Asides from producing hits upon hits, he also lends his vocals every now and then just to show how versatile he can be. The number of hits accredited to his name cannot be counted easily that’s for sure. Follow him on IG @reflexsoundz
YungRoc is an ace music producer who has made ground-breaking moves to promoting entertainment in Imo state and Nigeria. For every praise given to F2, a shout out should go to YunRoc. YungRoc is one of the secrets behind F2 success; Rap Gyration is testaments to that fact . Without doubt, YungRoc’ trajectory has seen him improve on the previous years , becoming a mainstay in the music production scene. Follow him on IG @iamyungroc
While he moves about his business with calm and aplomb, it’s easy to forget how great wisedon is as a producer. Just check out his credits which roll off as a confirmed set of top hits. In 2017, he’s gotten some great groove back with helping craft Charass’s Smile and F2’s Shima’. Two dope records which influenced the charts in 2017.
The industry was made to bow down before Somik, the EEA (Eastern Entertainment Award) Best Producer of the year 2013.. His production astuteness contributed to the dominance of Otown in the music industry, with some of the best sounds from the state being products of Somik’s studio. His magic hands produced Xbusta’s Somebody, Blazer’s Earthquake and Test Money by Dj Kay Y ft F2….. and so many more. Follow him on IG @somikmusic
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