Nigerian producer, Sarz is definitely not your mate on beat production as he already boast of numerous hits and couple of top collaborations.
He is simply exceptional with his kind of style and music genres of Pop, R&B, Afro pop and African hip hop.
He is a multi-talented instrumentalist; he plays the Keyboard, drum, Sampler, Synthesizer and so on.
“BeatsbySarz” as fondly called, is one of the most sought after producer in the Nigerian music scene.
Early Life & Background
Sarz whose real name is Osabuohien Osaretin is an award winning Nigerian music producer born on March 17, 1989.
He was born in Benin City, Edo State.
He is the second child in a family of 3 children.
He attended All Saints Primary School and Goodswill Secondary School for his primary and secondary education.
Sarz began with working with up & coming acts while trying to polish his craft.
His came through professionally in 2007 for his production of Lord of Ajasa’s “See Drama”.
He went on to produced lots of hits such as “Kondo” by late Dagrin, Shank’s “King Kong”, YQ’s “I Like Girls” and “Joor” by Jahbless.
Ever since Sarz came to limelight, he has been coming up with numerous hits such as; Skales “Mukulu”, Reminisce “Kako Bi Chicken”, Wizkid’s “Come Closer” and “Jaiya Jaiye”, Nioniola’s “Maradona” and many others.
Sarz has also worked with top artist such as; Wizkid, Reminisce, 2face, Niniola, Lynxx, Burna Boy, Wande Coal, Ty Dolla Sign, Tekno, Wale, Mr Eazi.
Songs by Sarz
- Good Morning Riddim
- Get Up
- Celetronic Riddim
- Beat of Life
- Legwork Riddim
- Inbox Riddim
- Ise Yen
- Bad Energy
The Sarz Academy
The Nigerian producer had launched its Sarz Academy in June 2015 to give opportunity to young and aspiring beat makers.
He mentors and inspires the younger generation about their dreams and ambitions.
Awards & Nominations
Sarz has won several awards such as; Music Producer of the Year at the Dynamix Awards and City People Awards (2012).
He has also got nominations which includes “Song of the Year” at Nigerian Entertainment Awards (2013), “Producer of the Year” at South South Music Awards and “African Producer of the Year” SoundCity MVP Awards.
Sarz is one of the most influential Nigerian music producer with an estimated net Worth is said to be between $1 million.
Watch Wizkid freestyle in the studio with Sarz:
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