The most discussed artist in Ghana’s music industry right now, Gyakie is boarding the Sony Music train.
The ‘Forever’ hit maker has signed on with RCA records UK, a flagship recording label of Sony Music Entertainment.
”I am excited to join RCA/Sony Music International with my label Flip the Music on my journey to become a global superstar,” Gyakie disclosed in a statement.
”We are thrilled to join the Sony Music FAMILY. Gyakie has become a superstar in African music scene and thus the reason for this partnership to propel her to the international music scene. We are eager for the journey ahead,” added Flip the Music President and Founder Emmanuel Sedo.
International acts affiliated with the label include ASAP Rocky, H.E.R, Britney Spears, Alicia Keys, Justin Timberlake, Doja Cat among others.
Upon the release of her ‘forever’ hit song, Gyakie climbed the mainstream ladder prompting a remix version with Nigerian singer Omah Lay.
The SEED EP, which counts ‘Forever’ as one of its singles, amassed a total of 11 million streams on digital platforms within the first five months of its release. ‘Forever’ appeared on the Shazam Global chart making waves in 15 countries and also featured fourth on the top Triller Global Billboard charts, making her the second Ghanaian musician and first female to attain such feat in 2020.
”I am thrilled and super excited knowing that my song ‘Forever’ made it to Billboard’s top Triller global charts! This is a huge achievement for my team and I. Forever’ is a song off my debut EP, SEED which was released four months ago and has no features,” Gyakie said at the time.