Nigerian Music, the gateway to the rest of the world-Ethiopia’s Henok Mehari

By FRANCIS OGBONNA

AFRIMA award winner, Henok Mehari, Ethiopia has described the Nigerian music industry as the gate way to the rest of the world.

The one-third of the East African’s music group ‘Henok & Mehari Brothers, who were named 2016’s Best R&B and Soul Artist for the single ‘Ewedishalehu’ at the All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA), noted that this is in addition to the fact that the West African country is the hub of entertainment in the continent.

Mehari, in his chat with My Backyard Story also admitted “there is no way you can compare Nigeria’s music with that of Ethiopia. Your (Nigerian music) is way ahead of ours.”


When asked who he would like to have a collabo with, the singer said “A lot! Right now Wizkid is my favourite singer in Africa.”
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