tooXclusive is proud to announce Raoul John Njeng-Njeng, who performs under the mononym Skales as her “Artiste of the Month” for the month of May 2015.
The Nigerian rapper, singer-songwriter and performer has come a long way from his sing-writing days in Kaduna to becoming a music household name. Between 2007 to 2008, he travelled to Jos from Kaduna to work with Jesse Jagz and Jeremiah Gyang. In 2008, he entered the Zain Tru Search competition and won the competition’s North Central region. His debut single, “Must Shine” was followed by his acclaimed track “Heading for a Grammy”. He later relocated to Lagos and signed a record deal with Empire Mates Entertainment which ended in May of 2014, after which he joined Baseline Music.
Skales has recorded over 200 songs and collaborated with numerous artists, including eLDee, Jeremiah Gyang, Banky W, Wizkid, Reminisce and Knighthouse. Some of his well-known songs include “Shake Body”, “Mukulu”, “Keresimesi”, “Komole”, “My Baby”, “Take Care of Me” and “Denge Pose”. Skales’ debut album,” Man of the Year”, is scheduled to be released in May of 2015.
All hail the “Man of the Year” and #TxAOTM – SKALES!!!
Notables Music Releases
“I Am For Real”
“Je Kan Mo”
“Emergency” with Patoranking, Runtown & Wizzy Pro
“Take Care Of Me”
“Baddest Boy” with Wizkid & Banky W