By Oyinlola Awonuga (The New Diplomat’s Entertainment, Fashion and Sports Desk)
Billionaire’s Daughter and Popular Nigerian artiste, Florence Otedola, popularly known as DJ Cuppy has signed a new deal with a music platform, Platoon.
The artiste, in celebrating the new deal took to social media to celebrate with a photo of her signing the deal.
The music group also took to social media to welcome the Nigerian artiste as they shared what the deal means to them.
Sharing the update on Instagram, Cuppy wrote in part: “A new chapter with sweet music. Cuppy is now a @weareplatoonmusic artist…”
Platoon Music, which was acquired by Apple in 2018, works with artistes to produce, distribute and sell their work, using analytics to figure out the target market for the content.
In March, DJ Cuppy announced the name of debut EP after aggregating opinions of her fans on social media.
The new deal comes two months after Apple Music, a US music and video streaming service, announced her as host of its first-ever radio show in Africa.
Cuppy’s achievement further stretches what has been an amazing run for the country’s entertainment industry which has seen several artistes including Davido, Wizkid and Burna Boy hit new heights at the global music scene.