Africa Rising? Hell Yeah!
Nigerian Afrobeats star D’banj has signed an endorsement deal with American headphone brand ‘beats by Dre’.
After dropping hints on social media platforms that there was imminent big news on the way this week, the deal was finally announced by the singer’s publicist during the early hours of Friday and the ‘Oliver’ singer also took to twitter and Instagram to share the wonderful news.
D’banj who has been attending the TedxWBG event in Las Vegas where he gave talks on ending poverty posed with a gold customised pair of the popular headphones with the caption, “#OminiSurprise finally Out … #CustomeGold #BeatsbyDre #studioWireless , Newest Member of the #BeatsFam Africa We Did it . @beatsbydre@tonyamerritt @waltermosley.”
The brand also welcomed D’banj unto the fold tweeting
— Beats By Dre (@beatsbydre) October 9, 2014
D’banj joins the likes of Mary J Blige, Pharell Williams, Khloe Kardashian and Serena Williams who are all ambassadors for BeatsbyDre.