He was born on the 11th of August 1987 in South London, United Kingdom. But he is a true son of Nigeria. His genres of music is Afrobeats and Afro Pop. He is skillful, exceptionally talented and gifted in music with lots of accolade both locally and internationally.
The British born Nigerian singer had his primary and secondary education in London. He later proceeded to have a Bachelor’s degree in Computer science in one of the London Universities. Since then, he has proved himself a good musician.
His Musical Career
He rose to fame after his hit song “Kontrol”, a song that attracted more than 100,000 views on YouTube in first week of the release of Meji Alabi.
The fast rising young Nigerian singer who grew up listening to the like Sof Tevin Campbell, Boyz 2 Men, Jodeci and Michael Jackson, started his career at the early age of 14 years when he used to form a group in church with two of his friends as they tried to lay their hands on little pre-production set-ups.
Maleek Berry is reputed to have produced one of the biggest songs of 2012, “Carolina” by Sauce Kid featuring Davido. The song was very successful and earned him huge fortune in the music industry.
He also gained international recognition after dropping the video for his single “Kontrol”.
Maleek Berry Songs
The singer who is also a producer has a lot of songs to his credit.
- Carolina – Saucekid ft. Davido
- Enter the centre – Davido
- Let it Go – Ikes
- My Way – Wande Coal
- Just say so – Tyspon Noir
- The matter – Wizkid
- Baby Hello – Wande Coal
- Leyla – Angel Ft. Fuse Odg, Seyi Shay & Wande Coal
- Ballerz – Wande Coal
- For You – Davido Ft. 2face
- Feel Me ft. Wizkid
- One Life ft. Wizkid
- For My people Ft. Sneakbo
- Eko Miami
- One Fire
- Bend It
- 4 Me
- Been Calling
As featured Artist, he has the following to his name:
- All For you – Banky W Ft. Maleek Berry
- Dem Hail – Mazichukz Ft. Maleek Berry
- They Know (Wan mo) – Ikes Ft. Maleek Berry
- Face time remix – Fresh L, Naeto C and Maleek Berry
- Juice – Ycee ft. Maleek Berry
Awards & Nominations
Maleek Berry in his years of musical career received nominations and awards. They include:
· Nominated as music producer of the year at the 2014 Nigerian Entertainment Awards.
· Nominated twice for best Male Act and Best African Act Awards at the Music of Black Origin (MOBO)
His Net Worth:
Maleek Berry is a successful Nigerian musician, rated one of the richest and most influential with a net worth of about $2 million dollars.
Maleek Berry Social Media Profile
You can reach Maleek Berry on social media platform:
On instagram @maleekberry