We celebrate one of Nigeria’s celebrated entertainment personalities this day September 9, Kenny Ogungbe!
He is undoubtedly one of the pioneers of the Nigerian entertainment industry.
He is the Chief Executive Officer and co-founder of Kennis Music International, and a senior partner in Primetime Entertainment.
He is referred to as one of The “godfathers of Nigeria’s hip hop music” alongside his partner, Dayo Adeneye. Kenny Ogungbe serves as Managing Director of Raypower FM Radio Services and Executive Director of Daar Communications Plc.
Kennis music which became one of the most reputable record labels in the early 1990’s was founded by Kenny Ogungbe and Dayo “D1” Adeneye in the 1990s.
He is Managing Director of Radio Services and Executive Director of Daar Communications Plc. He is a senior partner in Primetime Entertainment.
The label has churned out artistes such as: Remedies, Eedris Abdulkareem, K.C. Presh, OJB Jezreel, Mike Aremu, Tony Tetuila, 2face, Baba Dee, Sound Sultan, Kenny Saint Brown, Essence and the late Goldie Harvey among others.
Happy Birthday Kenny Ogungbe!
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