How I run my music label, furniture business in US – King Tea
Nigerian born, US-based entrepreneur, artiste manager, Emmanuel Babatunde Taiwo, famously known as King Tea, appears to be building an enviable profile for himself in the music and business world.
As a young man who is fast pushing his business brand across Europe, King Tea who is the founder of Tea Music World and Chief Executive Officer, Tea Group of companies, has a reputation that has earned him recognitions and laurels in no small measure.
Born in Ogun State to popular actor, Soji Taiwo, also known as Omobanke, King Tea, at a very young age knew what he wanted in life and has continued to work towards making something meaningful out of life despite the odds stacked against him.
The young entrepreneur, who is also the founder, Kings and Queens Furniture, a popular furniture brand in Maryland, United States, seems to have his hands in many pies as he says he was raised to know that life does not always remain rosy.
This, according to him, gave birth to the furniture business as part of efforts to invest wisely and diversify into other businesses that could further help secure his future.
He began his music and entertainment journey on a big footing in 2016, when he launched his record label,Tea Music World with a track record of promoting artistes such as Lyta, Fireboy, Danny S, Marting Feez, IBNL, among others.
He is passionate about making and not only promoting artistes, but adding value and ensuring that music label is synonymous with quality and melodious tunes. This could be felt when listening the popular song of music star, IBNL, in his Gbemileke song that attracted positive reviews and airplays.
As part of his plans to keep himself relevant, in 2020 in the peak of the COVID-19 pandemic that kept many people at home for months, he launched a live talk show, which he called ‘Talk With King Tea’ where celebrities including his dad Soji Taiwo, Kolawole Ajeyemi, CDQ, Kunle Afod, Kemi Akorede.
“I am happy about my life and career. I am excited about the dimension my business is also taking as this helps me to focus on other areas of interests including my furniture business,” he said.