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The Nigerian music firm has grown to a tally of the most enchanting peak that has best thrust its success currently.


From the efforts of some of the Nigerian prominent artists, It even got recognized globally and grew to a height every other music firm admire.

Individuals also infused the beauty of the firm and created a forum where young talented artists can come and show their talents which have best thrust enormous numbers of great record labels in Nigeria.

In this article, we would discuss top-notch Record Labels in Nigeria topping the charts at their different peak.

Mavin Records

Mavin Record Label

Founded by Don Jazzy

Mavin Record Label currently, is recognized as the best Record Label in Nigeria following how it has promoted enough superstars into the Nigerian music firm.

It is a Nigerian global music cooperation record label that was founded by the Nigerian music producer and a professional music beast Don Jazzy on May 8, 2012. Its inspiration came after the iconic MO HIT Record Label founded by Don Jazzy and his friends crashed. Solo artists like D Prince, D Banj, and Wande Coal who founded MO HIT Record Label’s solo take never precluded Don Jazzy’s zeal to push his musical aspiration into existence_he founded Mavin Record label.

Just a few years after standing his record Label it grew to a greater peak which influenced so many artists who are recognized as one of the best music stars pushing the beauty of the Nigerian music firm.

The Nigerian songwriter and singer who is known popularly as Tiwa Savage is recognized as one of the first artists signed to the Record Label that genuinely boosted its buoyancy.

Ranging from the none stop hit songs they deployed to the image of the Nigerian music firm, Mavin Record Label became recognized globally attracting many prominent Talents.

Other stars like, Korede Bello, Reekado Banks, Dija, Rema, and Ayra Starr thrived their success which has best proven their zeal to grow the image of the Nigerian music firm.

After several years of experiences and adventures, Mavin Record Label has emerged as the best Record Label in Nigeria.




YBNL is a solo record label owned by the Nigerian Afrobeat rapper Olamide who has established his peak and hierarchy as one of the maestro in Nigeria.

It was founded in 2012 by Olamide after he found his ground in the Nigerian music firm as the boss. The Record label which is prescribed as YBNL in detail means Yahoo Boy No Laptop Nation.

Olamide found Inspiration in it after releasing his second studio album titled YBNL in 2012.

Over the years, this Record Label has grown to a tally that every single upcoming Nigerian music artist dream to be signed to. They have established stars like Chinko Ekun, Lil Kesh, Lyta, and Fireboy.

Currently, the star pushing the firm is the Nigerian songwriter and singer, Fireboy DML who has on several occasions proven the qualities in him and the label via his songs. He is recognized as the most successful artist the Ceo of the YBNL Nation has ever acquired. Ranging from bagging 6 awards in the Past Headies Annual Music Awards, he is so far one of the Nigerian best Afrobeat artists.


Davido Music Worldwide Record Label

Davido Music Worldwide Record Label is recognized as the second-best Record Label in Nigeria founded by the Nigerian Afrobeat beast, Songwriter, and singer, Davido.

It was founded on 2016 April 18 when Davido gained his spot on the top. After leaving Record Label he was signed to via the expiration of his contract, Davido founded his Record Label identified as Davido Music Worldwide (DMW). There’s no doubt about its impact on the Nigerian music firm following how its effect has established a huge number of great stars.

The CEO of the Label Davido over the years has acquired the signature of stars like Liya, Mayorkun, Dremo, Yonda, Peruzzi, Idowest, DJ Ecool, Danagog, B-Red, Deekay, May D, Deinde, and Ayanfe. These stars via their categories have helped reshaped the beauty of the Record Label to an enchanting view.

Mavins Record Label and DMW play a great role in the success of Nigerian music as they are recognized as the two most dominant Record Label in Nigeria currently.

Chocolate City

Chocolate City Record Label

Chocolate City is a Nigerian Record Label founded by lawyer Audu Maikori alongside Paul Okeugo in 2005. It’s also recognized as one of the greatest Record Labels in Nigeria.

Currently, they are the most influential Record Label in Nigeria following how it has established enormous numbers of stars more than every single Record Label in Nigeria. It’s the known as the oldest Record Label existing in Nigeria currently.

Its current CEO is the Nigerian Iconic Rapper and songwriter, MI Abaga. Present artists signed to the label are; M.I Abaga, Femi Kuti, Nosa, Dice Ailes, Blaqbonez, ClassiQ, CKay, Candy Bleakz, Torna, and Dijay Cinch while former artists who shined in the label include Victoria Kimani, Ice Prince, DJ Caise, DJ Lambo, Jeremiah Gyang, Ruby Gyang, Pryse, Brymo, Koker, and Jesse Jagz, Lemon Adisa, Mr. Gbafun and Ijay. Kahli Abdu and VHS Safari. There’s no doubt about their qualities.

Star Boy Entertainment

Star Boy Entertainment

Star Boy Entertainment

Star Boy entertainment is a solo Record Label founded by the Nigerian Grammy Award-winning songwriter and singer, Wizkid.

It was founded by Wizkid in 2012 after his tremendous goals established his peak. This often erupted when his Contract with EME expired. He went Solo and founded the Record Label in 2012.

It grew to a height that attracted so many artists like L.A.X, Terri Maleek Berry, and Legendury Beatz. l.A.X however has left the record label via his choice to go solo.

Wizkid as the Ceo has pushed and established the label as one of the best Record Labels in Nigeria.

Nigerian Record Labels so far are one of the pinnacles of the success of the Nigerian music firm following how they offer prominent undiscovered stars a room to prove to the world what they can do. The above labels are still open to signing more music stars. Strive and achieve your peak.

The above Record Label currently is the top 5 most influential record label in Nigeria.