Maleek Berry is a British-born Nigerian singer-songwriter and producer who is currently blowing up internationally in the afrobeats scene, he has a huge following in the UK, the US and across Africa.
Born in the heart of South London, Maleek Berry – real name Maleek Shoyebi – grew up listening to some of the biggest names in R&B from Tevin Campbell, Boyz II Men, Jodeci and of course the one and only King of Pop, Michael Jackson. Berry started off his career in the church, forming a group with two close friends. Managing to get his hands on a little pre-production setup – Fruity Loops – the group began writing, producing and performing their own songs at the ages of 14 and 15, only to disband a year later.
Maleek continued to work on his craft in between education, after attaining a Bachelors degree in Computer Science, he became solely focused on his music. Having worked with prominent artists such as Wizkid, Davido, Wande Coal and Runtown. Maleek is now set to bring a fresh and unique sound to the world which will always hold deep influence from the Motherland.
His biggest hits thus far include, Kontrol, The Matter feat. Wizkid and of late Ycee’s Juice, which he also features on.
Maleek promises a show not missed.