2020 BET Awards Nominee, Sho Madjozi has been signed to Epic Records, making her the first South African artist to join the label.
The Chairperson and CEO of Epic Records, Sylvia Rhone confirmed in a statement that “Africans artists are enjoying an unprecedented level of visibility in music and Sho Madjozi is beautifully waving the flag for South Africa. She’s bold, brilliant and remarkably talented and her music embodies all that is special about her homeland. We’re honored to have her as the newest member of the Epic family.
Reacting to the news on social media, the rapper wrote: “you are looking at the newest signee at Epic Records US!! Iyah.”
In November last year, WWE wrestler John Cena surprised Madjiozi while she was performing on an episode of ‘the Kelly Clarkson Show’.
In addition to her unique songs, she won herself The Best New International Artist” at the BET Awards, “entertainer of the year” from Forbes and “favourite African star” at the Nickelodeon Kid’s Awards”
Epic Records have signed some incredible names in music including Camila Cabello, Travis Scott and Mariah Carey, Michael Jackson, Celion Dion and a few more.