Maleek Berry is a British-born Nigerian singer and music producer. He was signed to Wizkid’s Starboy Entertainment in 2013, following his break into the spotlight in 2012, he was nominated for the “Music Producer of the Year” category at the 2014 Nigeria Entertainment Awards. Also In 2017, he was nominated in the Best Male category of the annual MOBO Awards.
Maleek caught the music bug early. He formed a group with two close friends. The group wrote, produced and performed original songs, but only to disband later.
Maleek Berry showed great promise from the start, he perfected his craft over time. October 2015 marked a major shift in Maleek Berry’s career. His first official solo release titled “For My People” featuring UK Rapper Sneakbo received positive reviews. The official video for ‘For My People’ was released in January 2016 ”, it reached 100,000 views online in less than 4 weeks.
Following his success in 2016, he released the self-produced global hit single “Kontrol”. The single became viral on the internet. The official video for ‘Kontrol’ was released on his birthday in August. He then followed up with the release of his debut EP, “Last Daze of Summer”, through his Berry’s Room label in 2016 and another single “4 Me”.