In the Nigeria music space the sound engineers are a group of people we don’t really take note of after artistes and the producers/directors.
When a music is produced, the next stage in creation is mixing and mastering which is essential for a Track and increases its chances of being a hit.
This list contains top sound engineerswho are responsible for the mixing and mastering of most hit tracks in the country. You might not know them but they sure put in lots of efforts in sound production.
Ademoye Seyi aka Sheyman is a renowned music artist (sampuwa ft flavour, paper ft davido), producer (bigiano Shayo,my money rmx) and Sound engineer.
Formerly under trybez records, the phat base entertainment CEO is sound engineer behind kukere, Woju, Lekwaku, most of the trybez record songs, Jor oh, and many other hits.
2. Suka Sounds
Suka Andrews known better as Suka sounds is another major Sound engineer or mixmaster in the Country.
He is responsible for the mixing and mastering of Tracks like Brymo Ara, Davido’s Owo ni koko, Most of Eme Artist songs, Phenom Gyration and Many more Tracks.
Oluwole iloyi popularly known as Indomixis another highly sought after Nigerian sound engineer.
He has A song titled Owo ft reminisce, Minjin, W4 and another in featured in titled Eran by Pjay.
He is the mixing man behind W4 control, Vector King kong and the remix,Most of Sound Sultan and Naija ninjas Track and many other artistes.
4. Zeeno Foster
CEO Zane Pro Studios has been one of the most consistent and highly respected sound engineer in the Country.
He has worked with the likes of Psquare on more than half of their tracks, 9ice Bashorun Gaa and Gongo Aso album.Iyanya Desire album, MayD and a lot of other artistes
5. Wole Oni
Wole Oni is a Veteran and Prolific Producer, Songwriter and Sound Engineer.
He is more popular in the Gospel genre and is responsible for mixing and mastering most of the songs he produced.
He is Responsible for Tosin Martins Olomi,Lara George Halleluyah and Ijoba orun, Most of Joldie’s Track, Midnight crew Igwe and many other tracks.
Other notable sound engineers are:-
Bbanks (YBNL nation)
Brain On the Mix
YungD ( Notably Timaya Upgrade album)