Davido had recently just come off signing a young promising singer and pianist named Mayor Kun to HKN Gang, whose performance he had come across on Instagram. Davido, who unveiled the new act, disclosed that Mayor Kun, an Afro pop singer is the next best thing in Nigeria.
The singer has now revealed that another artiste he would love to sign is YBNL’s rapper and Olamide’s protege, Lil Kesh. The singer revealed this in a new video, during an interactive session with the media.
When asked by a journalist to name an artiste he would love to sign, the singer wasted no time in saying “Kesh straight.”Although he was quick to name his good relationship with Olamide as a reason for not following through with it.
“If not say baddo (Olamide) na my guy men…I love the boy,” he further said.
Davido’s new artiste, Mayor Kun, who is a graduate of University of Lagos, expressed his excitement over his deal, and disclosed that he initially regarded Davido’s message to him as a scam.
Mayor Kun has also expressed his gratitude, and said Davido’s signing is a dream come true.
“It is a dream come true and I feel so excited being signed unto the label,”Mayor Kun told NET.
”I have always hoped to get this sort of chance and Davido coming my way is something that is indescribable.’’
Mayor Kun joins HKN, a record label which also has Shizzi, B-Red, Danagog, and Sina Rambo as signed acts.