The Temple Management Company have launched a sister company called Temple Music Limited (TMPL) established for “the development, production, promotion and distribution of African talent to the world.”
There are already six (6) major acts that have been signed to Temple Music and they are singers 9ice, veteran dj, DJ Jimmy Jatt, 2015 MTN Project Fame winner, Jeff Akoh, Big Brother Naija 2017’s runner up Bisola Aiyeola, US-based singer, Chris Akinyemi, Producer Mr Labz, award-winning producer Tee-Y Mix and Adey, who is one of the hottest producers around.
Along with the launch of Temple Music Limited (TMPL), Temple Music have also announced a partnership with Jay-Z’s Roc Nation for global distribution of all Temple Music releases.
Starting off this union is Jeff Akoh, who will be releasing a debut album, Lokoja, on October 27th via Temple Music/Roc Nation. This genre bending body of work features production from Tee-Y Mix, Cobhams Asuquo, Team Salut and DJ Coublon, and others.
The Group Chief Executive of Temple, Idris Olorunnimbe, said this announcement is the beginning of great things in the history of music in Africa.