CIMG Marketing Oriented Company of the Year, Vodafone Ghana has delivered on its promise of a recording deal with Universal Records for this year’s winner of Icons, Street edition. Ryan Korsah, has penciled his signature and joins the international record label, which manages global heavy weights such as Black Eyed Peas, Rick Ross, Kelly Rowland and Drake just to mention a few.
The Managing Director of Universal Records, Randall Abrahams at the official signing ceremony said “Universal Music ZA and Sub-Saharan Africa is very excited to welcome Ryan to the Universal family. We are passionate about developing music in Africa and look forward to honing and developing a Ghanaian talent.”
Chief Marketing Officer for Vodafone Ghana, Uche Ofodile, said “Vodafone is very proud to be making such a significant contribution to the Ghanaian music industry and changing the lives of young artistes like Ryan. Our partnership with the world’s record label will take Ryan and Ghana music to the next level on the international stage.
Ryan, emerged winner for the 13 weeks competition which saw the display of great talents from all finalists. He went home with the biggest prize package ever in the history of reality shows in Ghana valued at GHC 250,000. It included a brand spanking new KIA Sportage SUV, GHC 50,000, Samsung products and the enviable record deal with Universal records.