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Don Jazzy Is Not Here For A Grammy Award, Says It Isn’t A Measure of Success

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Don Jazzy has just said he doesn’t think he will ever win a Grammy!

The Mavin Records producer who is currently the most successful music maker in the country revealed this in an interview with NET.

Jazzy was quite candid about the whole thing, saying that he was only being realistic and not basing his success on winning a Grammy or any award for that matter.

Read his exact words after the jump

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#WhenYouFinallyBlow Dear Nigerian Artistes, Don Jazzy Has Some Invaluable Advise For You

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Today Mavin boss, Don Jazzy took to Twitter to give some wise words of advice to his fellow Nigerian music artistes, both up & coming as well as established acts like himself.

Using the hashtag #WhenYouFinallyBlow Jazzy who has 10 years experience in the music game gave invaluable advice, like not using drugs for “inspiration”, living within your means and staying humble.

The hashtag became the Number 1 trending topic on Naija twitter, after the jump find out why

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Don Jazzy Talks About His Secret Formula To Making All Those Hit Songs + How He Runs Mavin Like A Family

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Don Jazzy seems to have the formula to making hit songs, from “No Long Thing” with D’Banj to Doro Bucci, Mo’ Hits days to present day – Mavin Records, the man seems to have the midas touch!

The 30 year old rarely ever gives interviews, but he recently took some time to chat with City People magazine about the secret behind all  those hits, how he runs his organization to not going outside the box with his music.

Does he have the midas touch or does he just understand the Nigerian music market? Here’s what the Don said about making those back to back hits.

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46 Years Old? Don Jazzy’s Age Gets Falsified On His Wikipedia Page 

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Wikipedia is the number 1 place to get comprehensive biographical information on anyone who is anyone but a lot of times they get it wrong!

And it looks like the worldwide encyclopaedia got Mavin boss – Don Jazzy‘s age wrong. On the site they listed his date of birth as: 26 November 1968…a good 14 years more than his real age.

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Ebro Of New York’s Hot 97 Premieres Mavin’s New Track Featuring Jay Electronica – Get Down. Is Naija Music About To Take Over US Charts?

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Is Nigerian music about to make it’s way onto mainstream American radio?

It is common knowledge that the US market is the hardest for any artiste to break into! Successful UK acts have been trying for decades to break the North American market but only a handful have been able to make any type of impact on the charts over there.

With the Nigerian music industry at an all time high, gaining attention from mainstream music acts like Jay Z, Kanye West & Drake, could our music be ready to conquer the US charts?

In April Jay Z announced his cousin was in Nigeria to sign artistes to Tidal & Roc Nation, just last week Drake jumped on the remix of Wizkid’s Ojuelegbaand just a few moments ago, popular radio personalities – Ebro of one of New York City’s most popular radio stations – Hot 97 announced that he was going to debut a new track from Don Jazzy, Reekado Banks & Di’Ja featuring Jay Electronica called Get Down, he also announced he was dedicating 5 whole minutes to Nigerian music on his primetime radio show.

Read more after the jump

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#MTVMAMA2015 “We Did it Bro…Dreams Come True”, D’Banj Dedicates Award To Don Jazzy!

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I think D’Banj is really trying to make amends with Don Jazzy and take responsibility for the part he played in the epic Mo Hits breakup! Last night when he won the Evolution Awards at the MTV MAMA awards, the Kokomaster dedicated his award to his former BFF & business partner – Don Jazzy!

Don Jazzy who has gone on to find astronomical success with his label – Mavin records, later posed for a pic with Banga Lee and the award.

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Don Jazzy Gets Totally Freaked Out By The Number “666”

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Don Jazzy is not trying to mess with the number 666.

The number which is widely regarded as the mark of the anti christ and for most people the number invokes fear. One of those peeps is Don Jazzy…

A few days ago the Mavin boss revealed he had racked up 666k followers on Instagram which is pretty impressive, however that number sent shivers down his spine! He wrote,

Abeg make una help me get more followers o. Cos this number that it is on now is making me paranoid. I am looking at everybody’s comments like “could this be the anti Christ ?

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D’Prince Becomes A Daddy! Welcomes A Baby Boy In Atlanta [Photos]

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D’Prince has just become a dad y’all!

The rapper and his older brother, Don Jazzy headed to Atlanta, Georgia yesterday (June 12) from Lagos just in time to welcome his baby boy to the world.

Also in Atlanta to meet their new grandson were Mr & Mrs Collins, Don Jazzy & D’Prince’s parents.

See more pics after the jump

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Korede Bello Drops Godwin Video With Don Jazzy, Bovi, AY & Yaw [Watch It Here]

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Last night the highly anticipated video for Korede Bello’s smash hit “Godwin” was released.

Directed by Adasa Cookey. The video features cameos from Don Jazzy, Bovi, Yaw, AY, Dr. Sid & a couple of other stars.

Watch it after the jump

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Inspired By Caityln Jenner? Don Jazzy’s Made Up Look Will Have You In Stiches!

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Don Jazzy is such a comedian!

Perhaps adding some humour to the currently trending Caitlyn “No More Bruce” Jenner trending topic, the super star producer uploaded the picture above of himself on his Instagram and we can see he has used an app to add makeup and long hair to give himself a feminine look.

Eyebrows on fleek Jazzy!

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