Bouncer turned music promoter, Wale Babalola is the president/CEO of Fathia Promotion and Entertainment, a music promotion outfit based in Washington DC, United States.
Wale who dumped his bouncer/body guard job six years ago to float his promotion outfit had worked for some clubs and some society bigwigs in the US.
His new outfit organizes concerts, promotes musicians and provides entertainment consultancy.
He promoted 9ice, Wasiu Alabi Pasuma, Olamide, K1, Sule Alao Malaika among others.
On how he discovers artistes he promotes the CEO of Fathia Entertainment, Wale Babalola said “I always travel to Africa especially Nigeria to scout for good artistes and I arrange their trip to the US for performances.
He stated further “Sometimes I collaborate or arrange with other promoters either in the US or in Nigeria”
Wale is planning a big show in Nigeria in December this year. He said: We have started planning to throw a big show in Nigeria come December. We have started reaching out to potential sponsors who might be interested in supporting us.