Songster, Simisola Ogunleye popularly known as ‘Simi‘ will no longer be working with X3M Music.
It has been confirmed by the music label that both parties have determined to not renew the contract following expiration of her recording contract.
Recall that Simi was signed by X3M Music in 2014, where she soon became a star with her hit single ‘Tiff’ which earned her a Headies nomination.
Her debut album for X3M (her career second) was released to local and international acclaim in September 2017, and named album of the year in 2018, by The Headies Awards.
X3M Music, part of the X3M group, was founded in 2008 by Steve Babaeko, an advertising executive who is a notable music fan and enthusiast, and internationally-acclaimed writer.
The final album of the wife of Adekunle Gold for X3M music ‘Omo Charlie Champagne’ was released on April 19, 2019. X3M music is known for its specialty in original, alt music.
X3M Music’s management said: ‘we only sign artistes that we love and believe in. We know our taste in music is rather different; but we only sign talents who meet that taste. Fortunately, we have been able to find millions of music lovers here and abroad, who share similar tastes, as is evident in the success of all the artistes we have worked with, including Simi who is without any doubt one of the biggest music talents in the country today…’