“Boomplay”:  The fast rising music community for Music Lovers, Content Owners and Celebrities by TECNO Mobile

“Boomplay”: The fast rising music community for Music Lovers, Content Owners and Celebrities by TECNO Mobile

In 20I5, the leading mobile brand in Africa; TECNO Mobile launched its digital music service which was known as “Boom Player”. Fast forward to 2017, Boomplay is now currently the #1 fastest growing music community, lifestyle and entertainment application with a focus on music, both audio and audio-visuals. The outstanding music app seems to to build the largest and most sustainable digital music platform in pan-Africa. You can find Artistes and songs you obviously might thought is lost on the platform.


Boomplay allows you to do the following seamlessly;

  • Download music
  • Subscribe for unlimited music,
  • Listen to their favorite songs,
  • Watch videos on the go,
  • Curate personal playlist
  • Follow, engage and interact with fellow users
  • Listen to their favorite celebrity’s music

The outstanding stats about this music app is good news for content owners. With over 7 million users and a monthly rapid growth of over 700k new users, Boomplay continues to be preloaded on the No 1 Smartphone in Africa – TECNO as well as one of the fastest selling brands in Africa & India – iTel.
Here are tops advantages to having your content on Boomplay

  • Boomplay is Africa’s #1 music app with the largest yet the fastest growing user base. Boomplay currently has 7 million users and 700k new users every month.
  • Boomplay operates with unprecedented transparency. It’s CMS portal allows its Content Providers to check all reports in real time. Keep all stakeholders away from fraud.
  • Boomplay app is preloaded on all TECNO android devices which is Africa’s No. 1 smartphone brand with over 10 million shipments every year.
  • Apart from the pre-load channel, Boomplay is also widely accepted across the Android ecosystem. Boomplay has had 1.3 million installs from Google Play alone only after 11 months. And with the launch of the latest version v 3.0 on March 1st, Boomplay is now being downloaded over 15,000 unique users daily.
  • Boomplay supports all kinds of local payment methods including Operator Direct Billing, Mobile Payment and Bank Cards which is undoubtedly the best monetizable distribution channel for any artist who is interested in the African market.
  • Boomplay also has the “Daily Lucky draw” which allows its users to spin raffle to win “Boom Coins” to purchase music which serves as an incentive for users.
  • Boomplay operators seem to also have true understanding of the under-tapped and growing African Music market


You can get your content on the app by sending an email to biz.boom@tecno-mobile.com

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Fawehinmi Oyinkansola Esq.

Fawehinmi Oyinkansola aka The FozaDoza is synonymous to energy and passion. With keen interest in the entertainment and legal industrIes, Foza has been able to create a niche in both industries for herself. She obtained her LL.B and a Diploma in Security studies from the prestigious Babcock University Ilisan Remo, Ogun State. She was called to the Nigerian Bar in 2014.

She started out in the entertainment industry as Business manager for a school group called Pro Inc which became the favourite go to hip hop group in school. This spurred her passion for talent management and she has worked as a road manager at Monarc Talent Agency (an affiliate of Aristokrat Records), G- WorldWide Entertainment as business manager and currently is the General Manager at a 360 management company (Incubation Factory).

Her clientele spans across the music, film and telecommunications industries where she has effectively brokered license, distribution and endorsement deals. She has an impressive personal and professional relationships with all her clients which ensures she creates a comfortable working relationship. She leads the music and film divisions of the firm.

Foza is a vocal and passionate change agent, a non conformist and an adventurous risk taker. These traits have made her a known face as well as speaker on the most prestigious entertainment conferences stage. She strongly believes in integrity and is driven by family and legacy building. She has received numerous awards in relations to leadership and social activities.

Foza enjoys her live band music sessions, and a gathering of talented artiste anytime. She is the life of every party and has an excellent social skill.

Olumide Mustapha Esq.

Olumide Mustapha is a technology and entertainment attorney both in Nigeria and the UK. As an undergraduate he was a student of Sociology and economics at the University of Reading in the UK before embarking on his legal career by first qualifying – with Distinction – as a Solicitor from the College of Law UK, (and then practising for a period), with a particular focus on International Commercial Law,
Tax and Intellectual Property. Having been also called to the Nigerian Bar with Honours Olumide has since continued to focus on the areas of media, entertainment and technology law.

Olumide, in applying his vast legal and business knowledge in these sectors, has successfully initiated, negotiated and pushed through numerous transactions to the commercial benefit of clients. He has advised two of the “Big Three” global music labels on their planned entry into, and commercial strategy for, the Nigerian market; negotiated significant licensing agreements with a number of major Nollywood production houses and advertising agencies on behalf of a major music publishing company; consulted for one of the country’s biggest copyright collective management organisations; and worked with numerous technology start-ups in securing funding and scaling their businesses. Olumide is also the Chair of the Music Publishers Association of Nigeria.

On the back of such experience Olumide has also built over time a formidable network of contacts that allows his clients to enjoy a full suite of legal and business advisory services that include the ability to source funds, conveniently acquire/produce/licence valuable content, in addition to ensuring specialised due
diligence is carried out on all transactions and that good governance is practiced at all times; all with a keen understanding of the relevant market dynamics and client’s specific commercial objectives. Moreover, he has significant experience in litigation and has a lot of expertise in utilising the Nigerian court system to ensure client’s rights are protected and enforced at all times.

Never being one to shy away from sharing his professional thoughts, opinions, and analyses, Olumide is regularly featured in various media to provide his views and analysis on the legal and business issues surrounding the Nigerian entertainment and technology industries. Such media outlets include Channels TV, TVC, NigeriaInfo FM, Business Day, The Guardian, Techpoint Africa, and the African
Venture Capital Newsletter amongst others.

Olumide’s aim is to use his years of experience and expertise in international commercial and intellectual property law related matters, and strong network of contacts – both foreign and domestic – to contribute to the legal development of Nigerian enterprise structures and governance, and general business practice; thereby pushing the country closer towards fulfilling its socio-economic potential.

Iredumare Ojengbede Opeyemi

A graduate of Obafemi Awolowo University Nigeria (LLB) and University of Strathclyde, Glasgow (LLM) is a legal practitioner in Nigeria with over six years of experience in intellectual property, telecommunication and cyberspace Law.

He is a cyberspace, media and entertainment researcher with keen interest in Music, Film and Television, digital rights and personal data protection, intellectual property protection, creative financing, Media Advocacy and information literacy on the digital space. A cultured, informed and disciplined legal practitioner, who prides himself as a strategic solution executor, an expert in identifying root challenges and creating specific market/territory based solutions to cyberspace and digital challenges. He is always constantly seeking growth opportunities and self-improvement initiatives as a team player working in and for goal-oriented organizations.

Iredumare has spent the last two years facilitating multimillion naira deals for his clients across catalog licensing, catalog acquisition, intellectual property estate valuation as well as developing music business models for various value chain members in the African creative industry. Iredumare enjoys reading and having solution driven conversations with like minds.