Daily Nightly Records has just announced their latest signing, Nigerian Australian hip hop artist and producer IJALE.
The signing also comes with news that IJALE will be releasing a single on Friday 6 Nov, his first release with Daily Nightly. This follows on from his breakout debut EP ‘Wildly Disparate Sounds’, & it’s singles ‘Coffee Cups’ & ‘Hotlines’, which details the microaggressions he has faced growing up in Australia as a person of colour.
IJALE is joining the existing roster of BOO SEEKA, Big Words, Pink Matter, Your Girl Pho, Picket Palace, London Topaz & Creature Fear.
“I’m so excited to partner with Daily Nightly for the new stage in my artistry! For them to see the work that I’ve been releasing, to know what I stand for, and want to push that to new heights is really humbling. ” quote from IJALE
“Beyond excited to welcome IJALE to Daily Nightly, he’s a raw talent in so many ways, including his ability to produce, mix and master his own music. Proud to be welcoming him to the Daily Nightly/Untitled Group family” quote from label manager Annabelle Dalziel.
Jerry Agbinya, aka IJALE, began releasing music in 2017 but has been busy honing and perfecting his songwriting and production skills for years. Following a brief break from his previous project Spirals, IJALE hit the ground running with support shows alongside Winston Surfshirt, Raiza Biza and Phondupe. In January of 2020, IJALE hosted his first show and played alongside some of Melbourne’s most promising up and comers including Jordan Dennis, Nasty Mars, Rara Zulu & more. In August this year he was the triple j Unearthed feature artist.