Wednesday, 12 July 2017

Temple Management Company East Africa Signs ‘Blinky Bill’ As First Act

Multi-talented Kenyan singer, producer and multi-instrumentalist, Blinky Bill, stands out as one of the most unique artistes coming out of Africa right now. Being the first signee of Temple Management - East Africa, says a lot for Temple’s vision and the next phase of Blinky’s career that has been on an upward trajectory since going solo in 2016.
At the big unveiling and signing, Blinky said, “I have been working for a long time on my own music and it’s really good to have [Temple Management], a team that believes in me and the work that I do,” adding, “I am working on my album right now and it’s going to be lit and it’s really nice to be working with a team that will ensure that the album goes all the way to the top.” Blinky is on the verge of completing production of his debut album.
Having grown a strong brand while still under Kenya’s beloved group - Just A Band, Blinky released his debut EP: We Cut Keys While You Wait to massive successful and positive reviews. Blinky got signed to Temple Management on (insert date), making him East Africa’s first artiste to join the Temple family. He was unveiled at the headquarters of the Temple Management - East Africa, at their Nairobi offices.
Speaking on the new addition to the Temple family, Troy White, the Managing Director says, Blinky Bill is our first signing because he is one of the most creative artists on this continent. This brother’s mind and thought process and his music is the kind that can touch the world,” adding, “From the first time I met Blinky, I wanted to work with himHis mind is where my mind is and our minds are where Temple - East Africa and Temple Africa is at.”
In the next couple of weeks, Temple management will be signing more artistes and talent, set for revelation soon. Blinky joins a number of top African artistes signed to Temple Management. They include Iyanya, DJ Jimmy Jatt and the Mavins Record label family.