Timaya has revealed he will be releasing a joint collaborative album with Trinidad recording artiste Machel Montano.
The ‘Ukwu’ singer announced the development during his performance with the Soca singer at the recently held One Africa Music Fest held at the Barclays Center, New York, United States of America.
Timaya has also signed a new management deal with the Zone Agency, a newly floated 360 degree management company run by popular talent manager Osagie Osarenkhoe.
The singer used to be managed by entertainment consultancy company Spotlyte Entertainment run by a certain Daniel Lloyd as well as manager and boss of Purple Fame Entertainment Prince Nnamdi Oluzor.
A host of other talents such as dance crew popular dancers GGB Dance Crew, Visuals by Uche, fast rising musician Attitude, and newbie Dapo Tuburna have been signed together with Timaya in the new entertainment agency that’s been sprung up by Osarenkhoe.
The singer’s ‘Money’ featuring Highlife singer Flavour which is currently buzzing on radio, online and TV gave a thrilling live performance alongside other African music stars, including Wizkid, Tiwa Savage, Banky W, Flavour, Stonebwoy, Wale, Davido, Diamond Platnumz, Seun Kuti, Machel Montano, Jidenna, Don Jazzy, Praiz, and Ayo Jay.
Timaya has been nominated for Dancehall Act of the Year at this year’s African Musik Magazine Awards (AFRIMMA) 2016, to battle it out with Stonebwoy (Ghana), Buffalo Soldier (Zimbabwe), Burna Boy (Nigeria), Mc Norman Ganja (Uganda), Samini (Ghana) Patoranking (Nigeria) and Shatta Wale (Ghana).