Toyin Adeniji

Local Researcher

Area: Lagos

Toyin specialises in cultural research and management for the arts and entertainment sector in Lagos.

Management consulting and research for the music industry is a primary feature of Toyin’s experience. Enabling artistes to build sustainable music careers has been his motivation to contribute to the growing international interest of music production in Lagos. He is the founder and lead facilitator of the Music Business Management Class (MBMC) a development training platform for music industry enthusiasts and is currently developing an initiative titled ‘Music 4 Change’. As a columnist, he wrote the widely read ‘Music Business 101’ weekly column in the Nigerian Tribune for almost four years.

Toyin has BA and MA qualifications in Music, and is working on a PhD in Music Management. He is based currently in Nigeria and speaks English and Yoruba.