Veteran Nigerian rapper and record producer, Jude Abaga popularly known as MI Abaga has announced his exit from Chocolate City to flaunt his own record label “Incredible Music”.
Naijazzy updates that after 13 years in Chocolate City, MI Abaga made the announcement, March 6, 2020, that he is leaving the label to flaunt his new self-owned record label.
In 2007, MI Abaga joined Chocolate City and in 2015, he assumed the role of CEO. Under the label, he released nine projects – five albums, three mixtapes and one playlist. In 2008, he released his critically acclaimed and impactful debut, ‘Talk About It’. In 2010, he released his magnus opus, MI2: The Movie.
In Incredible Music, MI Abaga has released his 10th studio project, Judah The EP – it is also his first release under Incredible Music. You might remember that on September 13, 2019, it was revealed that MI Abaga vacated his position as the CEO of Chocolate City. This came after Chocolate City announced its deal with Warner Music. Audu Maikori stepped back into the role which he vacated in 2015.
On announcing his exit from the record label, he said,
“There is a lot of truth in my new EP the “Judah EP”
1. I had a dream that CBN would be the greatest group the world had ever seen.. it was on me.. and today I announce my decision to finally let go and move on to something new! Thank you for your support and love for 13 years.. and if your still with me!! Let’s go”
You can watch the announcement of his exit below;