East Africa’s entertainment scene is about to get shaken and step up a notch higher, thanks to the establishment of the East African HQ of Temple Management Company – set to bring new standards in the African talent industry. The management label, one of our continent’s most renowned when it comes to representing some of Africa’s most acclaimed and pioneer stars in the field of entertainment, has already pitched tent in Nairobi and scouted various talent and East African brand in the field of Music, Sports, Fashion, Blogging, Film and TV for signing.
Speaking about the East African launch of Temple, the Managing Director of Temple East Africa, Troy White, Former 25+ year Music and Advertising Executive says, “Temple East Africa is here to turn this whole entertainment business upside down and create opportunities for our artistes and do things that people have never seen before,” adding, “The new talent as well as established artistes that we are signing we will provide them with opportunities and build their brands to international standards.”Temple will also build bridges for its clients throughout the continent of Africa, the US, Europe and Asia.
Temple prides itself in working with the best talent in music, screen and stage and is associated with the most gifted contemporary artistes alive today on the African continent. The company is already representing talent in other African countries such as Ghana, Cameroon, Senegal, Mali, Cote d’Ivoire, Guinea, Benin, Liberia, Sierra Leone, Togo, Gambia and Niger. In West Africa, they represent one of the biggest record labels in Nigeria – Mavin Records and respected artistes like the legend King Sunny Ade, Don Jazzy, Tiwa Savage & Iyanya. They also represent actress and On Air Personality Bisola Aiyeola, the novelist, playwright and filmmaker Biyi Bandela and sports stars like Ice Blazers and Georgia Oboh.
Temple East Africa has put together a star-studded team that has over 60+ years of experience in marketing and entertainment. This team will also be responsible for creating ground breaking, creative events for local and international brands.
Established in 2016, Temple Management Company has fast risen to become a global full-service talent and events management agency with its headquarters based in Lagos, Nigeria. Watch out for African stars about to shine!