The #FreeBeatzFriday which happens to be one of Nigeria’s best artist discovery platform since it’s inception in 2015 returns this AUGUST with Africa’s next biggest production export.
Our AUGUST host goes by the name LUSSH BEATZ real names Ayotunde, Tunday Lawal , popularly and professionally known by the moniker LUSSH, he is a Nigerian record producer, drummer, band director and Songwriter.
He started his career professionally with the Davido owned DMW record label, where he worked with label artistes like Mayorkun, Dremo, Danagog, amongst others.
Lussh grew up in the Iponri environs of Surulere, where at the tender age of 10 he started off playing conga and percussion drums in the church choir. While at it, he sort a higher level of his craft that led him to his uncle (a jazz artist, and multi instrumentalist), who took him under his tutelage and taught him the professional side of music. Whilst growing up he attended Jibril Martins Memorial Grammar School where he graduated and intended to become a scientist, but his passion for music took the better of him.
Now he studies Mass Communication at Yaba College of Technology, where he still intends to be a scientist…oh well, a music scientist (that’s if there’s anything like that, LOL).
He prides himself with production credits in DJ Spinall’s second album, where he produced the massive hit ‘Ohema’ by Mr Eazi, a record that’s still enjoying heavy rotation till date.
His skill and ingenuity has gotten him several nods from industry heads. Top Naija Music Awards nominated him in the ‘Best Producer’ category in 2016, TooXclusive ranked him as number 5 on their list of most promising act, Leaders of tomorrow group labeled him as a talent to look out for.
He produced the following songs; OHEMA – DJ Spinall Ft. Mr Eazi, AFRO LOVER – Ewa Cole Ft. Mayorkun, YOUR LOVE – D’tunes Ft. Gifty x Ceeza Milli x Dnyra, OGOGORO – D’tunes Ft. Wale Turner x Yonda, SPENDING CASH – DJ Enimoney Ft. 2Sec & three tracks off DANAGOG’s Datway playlist of 7 songs (track 3, 4 and 7).
Beat drops this Friday 18-08-2017