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Blaise Beatz

Blaise Beatz, also known as Marcel Akunwata, is a well-known Nigerian music producer and songwriter who has had a profound influence on the Afrobeats and Afropop genres. His music career started in 2006, and since then, he has progressed swiftly through the ranks, winning several accolades and being nominated for several awards, including the highly sought-after Grammy Award.

With a fantastic roster of Nigerian musicians under his belt that includes Wizkid, Davido, Asake, Rema, Buju, Kizz Daniel, Adekunle Gold, Tekno, and Tiwa Savage, has enabled Blaise Beatz to contribute his outstanding producing skills to several hits that have reached the top of the Nigerian music charts. He is well known for his work on Tekno’s “Enjoy,” which is praised for its catchy melody and danceable rhythm, and DJ Tunez’s “PAMI,” which was well-liked and recognized for its addictive rhythms. Tracks from Davido’s “Timeless Album,” Teni’s mesmerizing “Lanke,” and Adekunle Gold’s hit “Sinner,” “It Is What It Is,” and “Ogaranya” exemplify Blaise Beatz’s ability to craft soulful melodies.

Blaise Beatz’s profound impact on the Nigerian music scene is a testament to his versatile production style and remarkable catalogue of chart-topping hits. With a natural ability to seamlessly blend Afro-beats, Afro-pop, dancehall, and Amapiano genres, he has expanded the industry’s horizons, captivating audiences both locally and globally. With accolades pouring in from esteemed platforms such as the Headies and a remarkable career that continues to shine brightly, the exceptional talent has garnered a slew of prestigious awards and nominations, including;

• A Grammy nomination, solidifying his status as a producer of international acclaim.
• Nominations for Music Producer of the Year at City People Music Awards in both 2019 and 2020.
• Recognition at The Beatz Awards with nominations for Producer of the Year, credited to his work on Adekunle Gold’s “Sinner,” and Afro Highlife Producer of the Year for Tekno’s hit song “Enjoy.”
• A triumphant 2022 Beatz Awards haul, where he clinched not one but three coveted titles – Afro Highlife Producer and Dancehall Producer of the Year – thanks to Simi’s “Logba Logba” and Adekunle Gold’s “Mercy,” respectively, and Producer of the Year.


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