Legendary UK label, Virgin EMI Records has signed a deal with Ghanaian-British Dance & Electornic artiste, Rocky Nti.
He joins the list of Ghanaians in the past year to have signed with international record labels.
Nti was born in London, and is of Ghanaian and Dutch heritage.
His first live performance was at his Senior High school, Walton High School, Walnut Tree, London. He calls getting the chance to perform at Glastonbury after been voted by BBC Introducing panellists his “standout achievement.”
His dedut EP ‘Ride On‘ earned him some airplay on major radio stations in the UK. He once toured with Wretch 32, playing at some of the biggest festivals in Europe include Wireless Festival.
Virgin EMI Records was formed through the merger of Mercury Records UK and Virgin Records in 2013. It is owned by Universal Music Group, the world’s largest music company.
Jay Z, Kanye West, 2 Chainz, Big Sean, Emeli Sande, Justin Bieber, Katy Perry, Lethal Bizzle, Taylor Swift, Pusha T and Rihanna are some of the artistes signed to the label.