By Joy Ehonwa
Even for the casual observer of the music industry, there are certain questions that come to mind over and over again. Do you ever wonder how mediocre music gets massive airplay, while some artistes who are really good never get their songs heard? Why do some artistes “blow” while others who are equally talented never make it big? Why isn’t Skales as successful as Wizkid even when there’s no obvious difference between their songs? Why does it seem like we have only a few genres of music here?
This episode of Nasco Moments with Joy Bewaji brings enlightenment, as award-winning rapper Mtrill Teria, who is also a lyricist and an entertainment entrepreneur, debunks some myths while confirming what we’ve always suspected:
The need for more creativity and diversity in our music industry cannot be over-emphasised, but it’s up to us listeners to support our artistes if we want them to grow.
Of course the episode wouldn’t be complete without trivia time: Name 5 brands under the Nasco range and you can be the winner of a NASCO goodie bag. Simply send your answer to 08033286604 or tweet it using the hashtag #NascoMoments