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Don Jazzy is one of the most successful music producer from Nigeria.
Don Jazzy real name is Michael Collins Ajereh from Abia State, Nigeria.
He is the founder of the music record label “Supreme Mavins Dynasty” or simply “Mavins” that house artiste like Tiwa Savage, Korede Bello, Reekado Banks, Dija, D’Prince and lots more. He first co-found the now defunct “Mohit Records”, after which he now launched “Mavins Records”.
In some of Don Jazzy interviews, he highlighted factors that made him successful.
As a producer, he advised that to remain relevant and successful as a music producer, you have to invest in the careers of other people like artiste, musician because working only as producer and receiving 300k – 500k per production will not make you successful in the long run.
According to Don Jazzy, “to be successful as a music producer, you got to either setup a music production company or build a label, sign artiste, so when they (your artiste) get endorsements and shows, you also get money from that; Producers have to invest in other people’s careers so as to be better off. One off payment can’t take you to anywhere.”
Don Jazzy also got ability to spot talents and not just that alone, he knows how to produce beats that suits a particular artiste music and career.
Don Jazzy is driven by 3 things; His family, his fans and his team (Mavins).
Don Jazzy plans to retire from active work very soon and will hand over the daily runnings of the company to other people he is bringing up. Of cause, Don Jazzy is still going to be making money after his retirement and still be relevant to the Nigeria music industry.
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