Budding Nigerian star Deborah Oluwaseyi popularly known as “Sheyi Shay” has signed a record deal with a major American label Island Universal Records. Seyi Shay signed the deal at the Universal Offices in South Kensington, London, on Tuesday.
“I believe that my musical prowess spans different genres. My music draws from things that inspire me.” She also cited her mother, Mathew Knowles, Beyonce’s Dad; 2face, Beyonce, Tina Turner, Sound Sultan, Wizkid and Omawuni as her mentors.
Seyi Shay has been featured on the records of several promising Nigerian artists, including Praiz, Mr. Walz, Yung GreyC and Amir.