Colin Batsa has told Music Week that new signing Rema is set to become a “global star”.
The rising rapper from Nigeria teamed with Caroline in the summer and has just dropped an EP.
“It was a big deal and a massive bidding war,” said Batsa. “We did it through Mavin Records, which is the biggest independent in Nigeria.”
Nigerian artists Wizkid and Burna Boy have already made a global impact.