‘Rudeboy’ a Popular singer, Paul Okoye revealed why African singers should not be signed into foreign labels. Last year, Tiwa Savage signed an international recording deal with Universal Music Group. UMG is an American global music corporation and is the world leader in music-based entertainment.
During Paul’s interview in Uganda he said that the whole hype about being signed into a foreign record label is not something anyone should be excited about because it always ends in disappointment.
“Until u get into there, you will not understand what it is all about. You will discover you are better off being the way you were (before being signed into one)”, he said.
For Tiwa Savage who signed an international recording deal with a Universal Music Group, he said she shouldn’t that she will understand better later.
but he didn’t state the reason behind his opinion about artist signing up with international record labels.