Music of Wednesday, 4 April 2018
Ghanaian Singer and Songwriter Cina Soul is the latest addition to the world’s leading music company, Universal Music Group.
Persons with knowledge of the deal tell livefmghana.com, the ‘Awo’ crooner spent sometime in Nigeria last month with her management team to discuss the deal with the African division of the global music brand.
The specifics of the deal, be it a record, management or publishing deal are limited at the time of this report. An official communication about the deal will be released in late April 2018.
A new song by her and Pheelz will be released on April 24, 2018.
In 2016, the artiste born Christie Quincyna Quarcoopome told livefmghana.com, her goal included being signed to a label in the United States.
“Exactly. Because right now I have been signed, I’m not under any record label. I’m only under management. I have a reason why… I feel like if I keep working hard, the right record label outside Ghana will pick me up and push my music far so, I mean it’s a stepping stone for now,” stated Soul.
“If I keep working hard and a record label from the States recognizes my stuff, we gone and actually keep selling Ghana wherever I go.”
Her last major offering was 7-track EP Metanoia released in July 2016 to critical acclaim by music fans and industry personalities. The project featured collaborations with M.anifest, Kidi and Worlasi.
Her brilliant songwriting skills and amazing stage performances has led to a growing fanbase.
She is a product of the University of Ghana with a degree in Psychology and Archaeology.
Soul was a part of the ‘Vodafone Icons Remix Edition.’ She effortlessly impressed judges of the music reality show, audience at the National Theatre and also those at home.