Pamoja Records lifting the industry to another level

28 September 2018 | Art and Entertainment

Young Namibian entrepreneurs made their mark in the music and technology industry recently by launching a world-class recording studio in the capital.

Pamoja Records is a record label founded by a young business-minded Namibian Toivo Nuugulu also know as Leather Mein. This innovator has identified a gap in the industry to supply individuals with a state-of-the-art recording studio. At the same time, he has gone across the borders to share film content with Nigeria and other African countries to tell Namibian stories through his music.

“Other sectors and players in the Namibian economy should find ways of cooperating with us. We should persuade local radio and television stations to have an entire programme devoted to Namibian music,” said Leather Mein.

Leather Mein also released his music video Give Me Dance featuring the renowned artist Patoranking from Nigeria. The launch was attended by various artists and influencers. The audience was graced with electrifying performances by The Dogg, Lady May, Himba Boi, Hilifa94, Top Cherie and Emily.

The CEO of Nascam John Max commended the drive through the youth and professionalism added into the industry that he has served for over a decade.

“I am excited to see this new chapter unfold with endless opportunities given to our upcoming artists in the industry. This is something that we need and will support in the years to come,” he said.

Pamoja Records, being a state-of-the-art studio, with in-house producer Elvo, will be the heart of music, and will open their doors for everyone to witness and experience their magic. The studio launch did not only showcase how Pamoja Records contributes economically to society but also how it continues to create many job opportunities through the arts and entertainment industry.

The studio is now open for business and is located in Windhoek West, 11 Delius Street. Bookings can be made at [email protected] or call 061 244467.

June Shimuoshili

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