TOP ENTREPRENEURS: NIGEL 'BEZ' LEE
Bez, tell us a little more about how you got into the music industry!
I got in to the industry (music) in 2010 being an intern for universal music.
Growing up I played ball top AAU circuits and also went D1.
When basketball did not work out as I planned, I fell back on music.
You've become very well-known as a music executive, marketing mogul, and artist manager; tell us some more about the artists you've worked with!
I have worked with platinum producers such as Drummer Boy, Kenny Bartow, 808 Mafia, etc.
On the artists side: Young Greatness, Mykko Montana, Money Bagg Yo, and Derez Deshon, just to name a few.
I have also have a tone of independent artist in which I have brokered deals a different labels with such as Sony, def jam, republic, and empire.
What would you say to any aspiring entrepreneurs who look up to your success?
Any entrepreneur that is looking up to me I would let them no to keep focus and stay consistent because this is a marathon not a race, and you can’t give up.
Do you have anything new or upcoming we can expect to see from you?
New and upcoming for me is 87thelabel.
This is a label that me and two of my other partners started at the end of last year.
We signed our first artist and he goes bye the name of Keyes.
So definitely music and videos on the way.