Larry Ndianefo (Larry Gaaga) Early Life.
Larry Ndianefo, professionally known as Larry Gaaga (Larry Gaga), is a Nigerian industry entrepreneur, comedian, influencer, songwriter, recording artist, music producer, and record label executive. Larry Gaaga even has a dance in his honour, one that is the inspiration behind 2face’s hit song, ‘Gaga Shuffle’, and the bearded one has recently elevated his status, adding the ‘artist’ tag to his robust CV with two major hit records in ‘Doe’ featuring Davido and the recent ‘Baba Nla’ that packs a stellar cast in 2face Idibia, D’Banj and Burna Boy credited to his name. He also owns Gaaga Muzik, but outside these skeletal information, Larry Gaaga is as innonimate as Spiderman without the suit, a move that many say is deliberate.
Larry Gaaga teamed up with Davido for his single, “Work (Living in Bondage).” Larry Gaaga released a number of records including ‘Man No Be God’ featuring Charass, ‘Shoja’ with Wande Cole and BaseOne and worked with DJ Neptune on ‘Shawa Shawa’ featuring Olamide, Slimcase and CDQ, with DaPiano hinting that a full body of work is dropping anytime soon.
“He has an EP in the works and will be releasing an album sometime in the future also,” he added.
Larry Gaaga Biography and Profile
Larry Gaaga is a Nigerian industry entrepreneur, influencer, music mogul, songwriter, recording artist, music producer, and record label executive. Larry Gaaga’s reputation continues to grow with the soundtrack for Nollywood classic, “Living in Bondage” sequel. The 12-track soundtrack album was released earlier on in the month, ahead of the film’s nationwide premiere last week. Larry Gaaga keeps the promotional momentum of the film going as he releases the music video for Flavour-assisted “Tene” off the project.
Flavour delivers lyrics centred around the film’s romantic theme on “Tene” and the music video directed by Clarence Peters captures his emotional sentiments. The song’s accompanying video follows Flavour as he falls in love with a woman he finds in the pouring rain. Other scenes show their relationship’s progress, clipped together with scenes from “Living in Bondage: Breaking Free” to form a montage to the romance between the film’s hero and his love interest.
In addition to music, Larry Gaaga is an oil and gas executive, and sits on the board of KL Oil and Gas. Larry Gaaga is also a brand ambassador for both D’usse and Afa Sports.
Larry Gaaga Greatest Challenges
Nigeria’s music industry Affluent and musician, Larry Gaaga told Cool FM’s Weekend duo JJ and Amal that his greatest challenge in the industry so far is picking the next single to release—yes he’s got that much. In fact, the UMG-Nigeria signed act admitted that the number of unreleased music in his cabinet should be around 38 units alongside the fact that they were mostly recorded earlier in 2018.
“That’s the biggest part where there’s a problem—you know picking my next song for release, cause I have a lot of songs with practically everybody and most of the songs you’re listening too now, we did it two thousand-and-18.”
Larry Gaaga Longtime Friend and Collaborator, 2Baba
Larry Gaaga works with his longtime friend and collaborator, 2Baba whom he has a number of features with and the latter had an entire music track & dance move dedicated to Larry Gaga himself titled “Gaga Shuffle”—2Baba’s summer 2017 smash hit. Gaaga explained how the hit song, ‘Gaaga Shuffle’ was created,
“Gaaga Shuffle was created when producer was at OUK Records with a studio in Elegushi area of Lagos.”
Producer, DaPiano explains their friendship and how the song came to life in a separate interview. “So basically what happened is 2face and Gaaga came to the studio to actually record another song, so while they were in the studio, they heard the beat for ‘Gaga Shuffle’ and they liked the beat, and started vibing to the beat, it was so spontaneous.”
Larry Gaaga at the Frontier in Music
Larry Gaaga is at the frontier of an era in music where other stakeholders asides the artists who have no vocal performance in the track’s final mix except for some occasions where they contribute via songwriting, can own music and profit from it’s royalties infinitely—a feat that’s mostly embarked on by Disc Jockeys and music producers. His recently released single inspiringly features the biggest music star in Africa, in Wizkid and the visual to the song, “Low” has racked up a million YouTube views in just weeks of release.
Larry Gaaga And Patoranking Team Up For New Single
Larry Gaga released the single ‘In My Head’ which features Nigerian reggae-dancehall singer Patoranking. As a musical gift to fans for his birthday, Gaaga shares a heartfelt dedication to loved ones lost in the release of his new collaborative single and video. The multi-talented music producer released this track as a follow up to the smash hit Low which featured Wizkid. The emotive gift showcases Patoranking’s harmonious vocals on a choir-filled chorus; making In My Head a Heavenly sing-along and celebration of life.
Doubling up the single release with visuals directed by Moe Musa, In My Head, Gaaga and Patoranking sang through the raining pain of losing a loved one and being left behind with endless lifetime memories.
“Over the years, I’ve lost loved ones whom I remember regularly. I wanted to channel that into a song dedication, as a way of honoring them, and no artist other than Pato[ranking] came to mind” said Gaaga on the making of In My Head. He went onto say, “Releasing In My Head for my birthday, is the perfect way to celebrate life with my fans.”
Larry Gaaga Featured 2Baba In ‘Iworiwo’
Gaaga Muzik star, Larry Gaaga released the official video to his song “Iworiwo” featuring Nigeria’s finest legend 2Baba. The love song featured a cameo from Annie Idibia and Uche Nwaefuna. The song was produced by Marvio. Larry Gaaga’s Iworiwo is an inversion of Lawson’s classic Love me Adure.
Larry Gaaga Released ‘Low’ With Wizkid
Larry Gaaga finally released his long-awaited single with Wizkid tagged “Low“. This record has been on high anticipation since the day Starboy Wizkid shared the snippet on his Insta Live.
Due to popular demand, Larry Gaaga the Music influencer is here with the smashing record that has got everyone salivating for the Starboy combo. Wizkid definitely got the vibes and melody flowing inside of him, “Low” production credit goes to Blaq Jerzee.
Larry Gaaga Songs
In My Head feat. Patoranking
Larry Gaaga / Patoranking
Davido / Larry Gaaga
Tene feat. Flavour
Decide feat. Vector
Innocent Idibia / Larry Ndianefo / Damini Ogulu / Oladayo Oladeru / Dapo Daniel Oyebanjo
Larry Gaaga / Skales / Yung L
Larry Gaaga / Phyno
Victor Ad / Larry Gaaga / Duncan Mighty
Reekado Banks / Larry Gaaga
Larry Gaaga / 2face Idibia
Larry Gaaga / Skales / Yung L
Larry Gaaga / Syemca
Larry Gaaga / 2face Idibia / Omawumi Megbele / Peruzzi / Waje
Larry Gaaga / Iyanya
Larry Gaaga Covers 26th Issue of Tush Magazine
Larry Gaaga emerged as the cover face of Tush Magazine’s 26th issue. Clad in the fashion style of an Executive producer and photographed by Dele Majid, Larry Gaaga tells the story of his advent into the music industry bordering around the struggles, opportunities, wins, fame and endorsements.
Larry Gaaga Picture
Larry Gaaga Awards
Larry Gaaga was nominated for “Entertainment Man of the Year” at the Nigerian Entertainment Awards.
Larry Ndianefo Biography and Profile