From a moderately obscure, battling, quick rising act in 2013 to having Dj Khaled on the main track of his introduction collection in 2015, you’ll concur that the tale of Runtown (Douglas Jack Agu) is to be sure helpful.
Conceived In the South-Eastern Enugu state, Nigeria on the nineteenth of August 1989, Runtown grew up halfway in Abuja and Lagos where he had the greater part of his essential training. Soon after the passing of his father, he migrated to Abuja and in 2007, he composed his W.A.E.C examinations in Enugu state where his ways crossed with that of indigenous rapper Phyno.
His great ascent to the top started with the arrival of graph fixing singles like ‘Gallardo’, “Effective” in mid 2014. In the blink of an eye thereafter, in 2014 he inked a multi-million Naira recording manage Ericmany Entertainment possessed by the C.E.O of Dilly Motors.
From that point forward, his profession has developed by a wide margin.
With diligent work and consistency, Runtown continues putting his name and brand on a worldwide platform.
Since his introduction collection ‘Ghetto University’ dropped in November 2015, Runtown has possessed the capacity to enter the African Market beginning from his home, Nigeria to Uganda, Tanzania, Kenya, Morocco , South Africa, Ghana and Cameroun.
As though that is insufficient, his creature hit single ‘Curve Down Pause’ in a split second turned into an International hit as it blew into the Caribbean the distance from Nigeria to Barbados, Dominican Republic, Trinidad and Tobago.
With the accomplishment of the melody, Runtown, The Biggest soca Artist named Machel Montanno hopped on the remix of Bend down Pause and Runtown was chosen as a Headliner as he performed at the greatest Soca occasion in History close by Pitbull, Lil John and Major Lazer where hot divas Amber Rose and Blac Chyna all twerked to his music.
With all the buzz and achievement recorded in this way, Runtown is not backing off by any means. The 2014 NEA recompense victor still continues working and pushing the envelope with his group.
His collection of yet to be discharged music is significantly more noteworthy than anything we’ve listened.
In the coming weeks, he’ll be discharging new materials from his arms stockpile that incorporates;
A Collaboration on Major Lazer’s collection
His Collaboration with prominent Soca Artist from Trinidad “Olatunji” on a track is titled ‘Goodness Yay remix’
His Collaboration with one of the greatest DJ’s in France, DJ Hamida
The music video of his tune with Dj Khaled
The raving success ‘Twist Down Pause’ will likewise be discharged authoritatively in the UK this late spring
What’s more, some more…
Exactly when you think you’ve heard it all, Runtown pulls a noteworthy highlight with his collection ‘Ghetto University’ as crisp information places him amongst the Top 5 most spilled Artist in Nigeria asylum produced over N35 million turn over on MTN Music in addition to since November 2015.