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Peter ‘Mr P’ Okoye signs Deal with American Distribution Company & Record Label Empire

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Things are shaping up for Peter Okoye, one half of the former P-Square music duo.

Peter Okoye, who now goes by the stage name “Mr P” has just signed a partnership deal with Empire, an American distribution company and record label based in San Francisco, California.

He shared the news on his Instagram page and so did the official Empire page.

Peter Okoye captioned “Thank you Lord??? RepostBy @empire: “Just had a digital distribution deal with @peterpsquare! Welcome to the #EMPIRE family!””

Empire captioned “Welcome to the #EMPIRE family @peterpsquare! Thank you for @kingkanjafor the introduction & partnership!”

The company has worked with artists like Kendrick Lamar, Rich Homie Quan, Cam’ron, Busta Rhymes, Shaggy, Tyga, Migos, Remy Ma and more.

Photo Credit: Instagram.com/peterpsquare

22 Comments

  1. CARINA K JACOB

    October 5, 2017 at 11:54 pm

    Nice move.
    Congratulations Peter!

  2. chyamaka

    October 5, 2017 at 11:55 pm

    Paul is working hard while Peter is working smart

  3. Ek

    October 6, 2017 at 12:35 am

    I’m here for the comment!

  4. Buhari Bu Ndi Ojor

    October 6, 2017 at 12:55 am

    Peter moving on. Not like that sullied arrogant Paul.

  5. Susan

    October 6, 2017 at 4:05 am

    Great! Bigger things to come in Jesus’ Name, Amen! Congratulations Peter! All the best. God’s blessings to you and yours.

  6. tony

    October 6, 2017 at 5:15 am

    Luv Peter, its obvious that Paul is the black sheep while jude is the devil… Keep doing u mr P

  7. john

    October 6, 2017 at 7:07 am

    oh dear me..and people are egging him on…African artist who made the mistakes of signing with this american groups are trying to find way to run away ….those guys that are well known for stiffyling naija creativity…. .continue deceiving him….just take a look at dbanj..even wizkid is going down and only surviving on past glory and songs….they will paint a picture of u breaking the american audience and being popular like drake…u won’t notice what damge they have done on u until it is too late bcos most of the time ur busy trying to Please the american audience and at the end of day u are left with nothing.

    • Baba

      October 6, 2017 at 11:05 am

      Wizkid going down…….i see you are a local champion.The most played artist out of Naija is Wizkid…..he is gone international!!! Not sure you heard he won a Grammy.. ..his song is the most played naija song in the U.K…and to crown it up,just last week he filled the royal Albert hall…..i hail bros local champion.

    • Baba

      October 6, 2017 at 12:16 pm

      You even mentioned Dbanj….now which of the Mo’hit crew that stayed behind in Naija is doing better than Dbanj!!!!Da Prince,Sid or you never heard say Wande Cole done crawl back to Dbanj…

    • Hmmm

      October 6, 2017 at 2:07 pm

      Baba, i agree with John to some extent. The fact is DBanj is not as big as the DBanj i used to know. He didn’t get what he expected. I remember thinking at that time they broke up that oga Don Jazzy is over. But Mavin (and Don Jazzy) is getting bigger and bigger.

      Besides, no compare DBanj to Da Prince or Dr Sid, abeg. They were never as big as DBanj when they were all in Mo’Hit.

      Success to Mr. P.

  8. Puzzles

    October 6, 2017 at 7:27 am

    Wow!!!! All of you judging Paul because he has not come out to talk. May people not judge you when it’s your turn to be accused publicly.

    Success to Peter and Paul. May you all resolve ur issues amicably and may peace come into your households.

    • Onyinye

      October 6, 2017 at 7:50 am

      Yes Paul we’ve heard you sir. You people shouldn’t give the devil occasion in your family, please come together and resolve your issues. Congrats Peter!!

  9. Onyinye

    October 6, 2017 at 7:49 am

    Yes Paul we’ve heard you sir. You people shouldn’t give the devil occasion in your family, please come together and resolve your issues. Congrats Peter!!

    • Puzzles

      October 6, 2017 at 1:23 pm

      Oyinye, it’s obvious you are new on BN else you would not just accuse me of being Paul. I refuse to judge Paul or Jude as Peter has been the only one who has come out to tell his side of the story. I know of people who were accused falsely and others blamed them because the accusers spoke the loudest. Paul only said something recently.

      There’s nothing joyful about the issues between the brothers especially as they all achieved success together and I sincerely wish they resolve their issues, regardless of whether they come back together or not.

  10. RIFF RAFF

    October 6, 2017 at 10:23 am

    “Beer parlour” and “restaurant” hustle seems to have paid…

    @ john. You’ve made an interesting point, but i’ll give this dude the benefit of doubt though and hope this time, it could be different…Let’s see how all this goes….

    • RIFF RAFF

      October 6, 2017 at 10:44 am

      Before i forget, Peter better start working real hard on his vocals and songwriting if he doesn’t want the “dancer” label to trail him right to Empire. Even the Michael Jackson moves are getting stale, bros better diversify those dance steps o!

  11. Hmm

    October 6, 2017 at 11:08 am

    American market is good to break into, but I hope they do not stifle your creativity. Music business is not what it seems in the U.S. it is why most musicians diversify their talents into being called business moguls. Akon would know better.

  12. Patrick Bruno-Oshiokpekhai

    October 6, 2017 at 11:27 am

    Ermmmmmmm people it’s a distribution deal, distribution alone! Naija people read and understand before commenting .
    But it’s true he needs to work on his vocals, both of them ?

    • Uberhaute looks

      October 6, 2017 at 12:36 pm

      Honestly. My head bin wan scatter since

    • Exq

      October 6, 2017 at 1:33 pm

      Your comment is off-point. Both Peter and Paul don’t have great vocals so your comment is unnecessary. It’s a fact that they’re entertainers and not vocalists.
      Congratulations Peter, God bless you!

  13. Baba

    October 6, 2017 at 3:55 pm

    @Hmmmm. Generation and Era…Don Jazzy is a producer…he will find new talent and work.Dbanj’s era and generation are older…Is 2face still as big as he was…9ice,MI and the mid 2000s stars? Look at Iyanya struggling for relevance.?Some people are not scared to take a leap…he would have regretted it if he never did.
    Trust me…Don Jazzy and Dbanj combo would have worn out by now….

  14. linqwa

    November 6, 2017 at 2:31 pm

    peter get voice he no get voice story…….se olamide get voice but he is doing great.mr p keep it up more success to you.

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