SPICE #MCM of the week is 29 years old British born Nigerian record producer and musician extraordinaire, Maleek Shoyebi. Like a lot of musicians Maleek Berry’s career kick started at the church, where he and two of his friends formed a a band called “fruitloops” at the age of 14.
Maleek credits the influence of the type of music he grew up listening to has had on his career. With likes of the King of pop Micheal Jackson, Tevin Campbell, and Boys ll men, to name a few. 2016 was Maleek Berry’s year as a musician. His debut single “For my people” was positively received by the public. He then went on to drop more hits that topped the African chats Control and Eko Miami, and for you, which are singles from his EP Berry’s room.
Maleek Berry doesn’t just have the looks, his voice, creativity and influence on the African music industry are some of the reasons we have chosen him as our spice mcm of the week.
Watch him in this ‘ode to Lagos’ music video titled ‘Eko Miami’ which happens to be his most viewed video on YouTube!