Veteran musician of ‘Joromi’ fame, Victor Uwaifo is now an artiste under new school heavyweight 2face Idibia’s imprint Hypertek Digital Record label. The deal which was signed earlier today at 2face’s Club Rumors in Ikeja,Lagos would see the Edo state born music legend record and release his next album in the music outfit.
2face only months ago did a colaboration with yet another veteran Dr. Victor Olaiya for the remix of the popular hit ‘baby jowo’. Sir Uwaifo who is a very close friend oF Olaiya apparently is the next project being embarked upon by the pop icon.
Victor Uwaifo is an icon musician, performer, writer, sculptor and musical instrument inventor, born in Benin City, Edo State, Nigeria in 1941. He has been in the Naija music industry for decades releasing his anthem-like hit ‘Jorom’ in 1966. Hs other popular songs include ‘mami water’ and ‘Guitar boy’. Under the administration of Lucky Igbinedion as Governor of Edo state, Uwaifo who also lectures at the University of Benin was appointed as the Commissioner for Arts and Culture.
Sir Victor Uwaifo now joins 2face and Dammy Krane as official artistes of Hypertek Digital.
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