After weeks of hints on his social media and rumors, Afro Dancehall act, Timaya has announced the arrival of new signee, King Perryy to his self-owned label, DM Records.
Born Anthony Offiah, King Perry is known for his Afro Dancehall kind of song. The singer is from Enugu, Nigeria. Though Perry was born on April 28th, 1994 in Port Harcourt, music from the likes Bob Marley, Sean Paul, Westlife and Alex Zitto had a great influence on him while growing up. He ventured into professional music in 2014 and has released several songs over the years including the Alex Zitto inspired ‘Walakolombo’.
Timaya‘s manager, Osagie Okunkpolor introduced him to King Perryy’s music and immediately Timaya expressed his interest in the young talent. After a series of meetings between DM Records, King Perryy, his manager Babalola Osogbiye (Bilo) and their lawyers, a record deal was put on the table. Timaya insisted on waiting for several months, until the young talent completed his degree in Project Management at the Federal University of Technology in Owerri, before making it official.
King Perryy’s sound is a unique with a blend of Afro Dancehall in the likes of Popcaan, Gyptian, Shabba Ranks and Timaya.