Chocolate City Group has signed its first female act. And she’s upcoming Port Harcourt based rapper Princess Esindu also known as Pryse.
The label’s lead act and exec M.I announced this afternoon, Friday, February 24, 2012 via his Twitter handle ‘Ladies and Gents… Its Official… @itspryse is the first official Choc Girl!!! Welcome to the fam!!!!’, @MI_Abaga tweeted.
Choc City CEO Audu Maikori confirmed the news to NET, ‘Yes it’s true, we’ve signed Pryse. We’ve been looking for someone like her for years but didn’t find till now’. Maikori says he got to know about Pryse through M.I who had told him about the femcee a while back.
‘Her art is overwhelming and we are satisfied with her lyrics and delivery’, Audu added.
‘I’m a Chocolate City artiste! I’ve been wanting to say those words 4 a while now! Lol…bear with me oh…’, Pryse excitedly tweeted a few minutes ago.
Pryse joins the list of artistes such as rapper M.I, Jesse Jagz, Ice Prince, and BrymO who have been flying the Choc City flag high.
Meanwhile, the label may also have signed R&B up-comer and former Nigerian Idol finalist Tonii, according to information on the label’s website.
With Chocolate City finally signing its first lady, all eyes are now on Empire Mates Entertainment and Mo’hits who are also hoping to pick up a female talent.