Nigerian Celebrity Biography: Maleek Berry

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Synopsis:

Maleek Shoyebi, popularly known as Maleek Berry, is a British-born record artist and producer based in Nigeria. He was born on August 11, 1987 in South London. He is 29 years old. His genre of music includes Afro pop, hip-hop, Afro beats, RnB and rap. Berry started his career in church with two close friends. These youngsters ranging from ages 14 to 15 would produce, perform, write, and record their own beats and songs. They carried on for about two years before other activities got them separated. In 2011, Berry came into Nigeria with hope of making a distinction in his music career. Prior to this he had produced records for prominent UK artists like S. A. S, Bigz, Scorcher, Janine Riley and more. Through Davido, Berry connected with prominent artistes like Wizkid, Saucekid and Wande Coal. He worked tirelessly producing records and beats. He became popular when he produced Carolina by Sauce kid featuring Davido. He made a hit on this track and the production boosted Sauce kid’s hope as he had experienced abatement as at that time. Maleek came into limelight in 2012. He is signed as in-house producer to Starboy Entertainment owned by Wizkid.

He has performed with several Nigerian artistes such as Wizkid, Runtown, Davido, Wale, Skales, Iyanya and Banky W.

Genre: Afrobeats, R&B

Education: Maleek Berry holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science.

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Popular Tracks:

  • ‘Carolina’
  • ‘Enter the Centre’
  • ‘For You’
  • ‘Baby Hello’
  • ‘The Matter’
  • ‘New Bounce’
  • ‘Kontrol’
  • ‘Eko Miami’
  • ‘4 Me’

Albums including year released: The First Wave (2017)

Awards: (Music Producer of the Year) Nigeria Entertainment Awards, 2014

Controversies: N/A

Social Profiles:

  • Facebook: Maleek Berry
  • Twitter: @maleekberry
  • Instagram: @maleekberry
  • Snapchat: berrybasqi
  • Youtube: Maleek Berry (berryion)
  • Website: maleekberry.com