Ghanaian music producer and sound engineer, Killbeatz has signed a global deal with Peermusic UK.
Joseph Kwame Addison, popularly known as KillBeatz has worked with the likes of Ed Sheeran, Fuse ODG, Sarkodie, R2Bees and WizKid.
Killbeatz won Producer Of The Year at the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMAs) three times in 2013, 2014, and 2018.
He co-wrote and co-produced Ed Sheeran’s album track Bibia Be Ye Ye, which featured UK-based Ghanaian artist Fuse ODG. The song was part of Ed Sheeran’s ÷ (“Divide”) album which won Best Pop Vocal Album at the 60th Grammy Awards in 2018.
According to Musicweek.com, Peermusic U.K commented on the deal saying: “I am delighted to be formalising our relationship with Joseph ‘Killbeatz’ Addison and to help further support the great success he has already achieved,” said Nigel Elderton, president, Europe & MD, Peermusic U.K.
“We look forward to working closely with him and his team to plug him into our international roster. With our network of offices we will be able to provide ‘Killbeatz’ with access to music markets around the world. This deal was a real team effort as everyone from my royalty, sync and creative departments have been very committed to having Joseph on our UK roster.”
The young and talented producer took to Twitter to announce the deal saying: ‘’Pleased to announce that I have signed a Global publishing deal with @peermusic.uk @peermusic
It’s been a journey but God is faithful, I’m excited to get new projects going’’
Pleased to announce that I have signed a Global publishing deal with @peermusic.uk @peermusic
It’s been a journey but God is faithful, I’m excited to get new projects going 🚀🚀🚀. pic.twitter.com/ktWhQFW4Ng
— Killbeatz. (@killbeatz) April 9, 2020
He is also the CEO of Legacy Life Entertainment, which has signed the Ghanaian musician King Promise.