Last Updated on September 8, 2018 by mybiohub
Legendury Beatz (pronounced Legen-dury Beat-z) is a Nigerian record producing and songwriting duo, composed of siblings Uzezi Oniko (born 17 February 1986) and Okiemute Oniko (born 27 May 1989).Their production style is deeply rooted in afrobeats as well as in several other genres, including hip hop, reggae fusion, moombahton and electro house.
With less than a year as a music production duo, Legendury Beatz made
international headlines in the Nigerian recording industry by producing
the critically acclaimed single “Azonto”, which was performed by afrobeats recording artist and MOBO Award winner Wizkid. The aforementioned song helped popularize the Ghanaian Azonto dance.
Throughout their career, they have been noted for their extensive
work with Wizkid. They have also been noted for writing and producing
consecutive string of hits. The duo have produced many songs with vocal
contribution from artists such as American rapper Wale, British rapper Tinie Tempah, 2face, Ice Prince, Efya, Banky W, Seyi Shay and Chidinma, amongst others
The combination of these young men is indeed legendary. They have
been instrumental to lots of hits in the past starting from the Azonto
freestyle by Wizkid. They produced the debut Star Boy single, Caro which
gained lots of attention. They have produced hits like Baddest Boy for
EME, Mo’cheddah’s ‘Ko ma roll’ and Brymo’s ‘Ara’. They aare also the
brain behind popular songs like ‘Emi Ni Baller’ by Chidinma featuring
Illbliss and Tha Suspect, Drop by Wizkid featuring Wale, Reminisce’s ‘2
mussh’ and many others. They have worked with lots of A-list artitses.
Lagendury Beatz duo
Legendary beatz duo ( composed of brothers Uzezi Oniko and Okiemute
Oniko) are a blessing to the contemporary afro-beat music genre. The two
siblings hit limelight in the music industry after producing the
critically acclaimed “Azonto” song for multi award winning artist,
Wizkid. The duo have produced many songs with vocal contribution from
artists such as American rapper Wale, British rapper Tinie Tempah,
2face, IcePrince, Efya, Banky W, Seyi Shay and Chidinma, amongst others.