ECHO MUSIC CONFERENCE

The ultimate event for budding music talent and professionals. The one day event offers talks, panels and workshops from industry professionals and the hottest artists on the scene. This conference takes place to inspire, equip and create opportunities for the next music generation.

Bizzle Osikoya

Echo Music Conference / Bizzle Osikoya
Bizzle Osikoya

Bizzle Osikoya

Co-Founder/ Principal Consult at The PLUG Entertainment, A&R Manager

ABOUT

Abiodun Osikoya fondly known as ‘Bizzle’ is a social media influencer with over 10 years’ experience working as A&R in the Nigerian music industry. His passion lies in music which was the main driving force for jumping on the social media scene to bring awareness to the amazing talents emerging from the Nigerian music scene at the time.
Bizzle has been working in the background for a number of years with one of his earliest gigs as A&R for Storm Records developing a presence for artists such as Naeto C, Ikechukwu and Sasha P. He later went on to join Mohits Records working with acts like Don Jazzy, D’banj, Wande Coal and Dr. Sid and remained with some acts after Mohits level was dissolved To form Mavin Records, he also worked as Tiwa Savages Road Manager when she first started in the Nigerian music industry. He has had quite a few collaborations over the years in the music scene, one of the ones he is most proud of is working with Ropo(Cokobar) , Big Moose, PaulO(Upfront & Personal) to bring African acts to others in the diaspora.
He was part of the team that organised The One Africa Music Fest that launched at one of the biggest venues in America, the Barclays Centre NY, to a sold out audience and was a huge success. The follow up was the One Africa Music Fest Houston at the famous Toyota centre to a stellar audience.
Bizzle’s experience in the music industry over the years has opened him up to a lot of opportunities which he has been very grateful for a now seeks to extend what he has learnt to others looking to come up in the music industry.
He is very passionate about empowering his generation and making people around him happy.

PANEL

SONGWRITING : HOW TO MAKE YOUR SONG PAY

SESSION

12-Sep-2020 13:00 - 14:00