Nigerian comedian Bright Okpocha, popularly known as Basket Mouth, has signed a mega deal with US-based record label Empire. The signing including Empire Boss Ghazi and Nima.
Basket Mouth announced the deal on his official Instagram page on Wednesday 13th October, 2021, where he wrote, “Hey guys, did I mention that I have been signed by @empire? Well… I am (sic).”
Empire is an independent record label that handles music licensing and distribution and boasts a lineup of successful Nigerian artistes such as Olamide and Fireboy DML.
The deal comes after Basketmouth’s successful album YABASI, released in 2020 and will give the comedian an advance, a budget, and marketing support for his upcoming project.