Odozi Gets Music Advice From Akon And Rick Ross
If you are keeping tabs on all the latest content in the Nigerian music industry, then you would have come in contact with the unique sound from Odozi.
After satisfying the wishes of his parents by graduating from FUTO with a degree in Petroleum Engineering, Nigerian born singer Odozi relocated to the United States to pursue a masters degree in music production at the University of Florida.
Known for it lovely weather and beautiful beaches, the state of Florida is patronized by the crème de-la-crème of the entertainment industry and Odozi – the artist cum producer who originally hails from Imo state, Nigeria have meet a crop of super stars in Florida. He has met rapper Boosie Badass who he produced a record for. He also met Cardi B, Akon, Rick Ross, Young Jeezy, John Travolta and Keanu Reeves.
Detailing his meeting with Rick Ross and Akon, the singer, songwriter and producer said they actually advised him to consider coming to Nigeria to start his music career. They encouraged him to work with Nigerian producers and video directors because of how big Afrobeats has become in the world.
Following the advice, he has linked up with music producer Spellz for his first single titled ‘I’m Sorry’, a dancehall pop single. The song and its brilliantly shot music video, which was directed by Adasa Cookey, are on heavy rotation on radio and TV.
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