Apple iTunessent a letter to Ashanti International Records C.E.O. William O. A. Konadu to change the title of Nana King's latest single "iPhone" (Feat. Nana Queen)
Nana King - iPhone (Feat. Nana Queen)
Your release has been temporarily blocked in our front end review due to an issue with your artist name and/or playlist/track titles. Due to formatting requirements from iTunes, use of the words iTunes, iPhone, and IOS are not allowed for release in iTunes store. Those words should not be included any title, artist field, or artwork.
We have unfinalized your release so that you can remove any of these words from the release. Please reply to this email when you've updated your release so we can send it to all your selected stores. Let us know if you have any questions.
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The artist Nana Kingtook to Twitter saying" Wow! #Apple is blocking my song #iPhonebecause of the namehmmmm? coorprate #America". So the new name is #Nana King- "EyePhone" ( Feat. Nana Queen)Twitter stared trending about the situation, therefore drawing attention to the song.
NANA KINGdebuted his new song"Fire"to a packed and jubilant crowd of fans at last week's showcase performance in support ofNANA KING's new albumTESTIFY. The audience was treated to an exclusive premiere of the TESTIFYalbum in it's entirety. DJ DRUE MITCHELLMC'd the event and performed flawlessly at the "wheels of steel" throughout King'sset and seems to be a permanent fixture to theNANA KINGcrew.Opening the evening for NANA KING were Ready 2 Bow, Survivor Q, Darlene Smith, G 4 C, and Donya Fenner . .
Praise and support for Nana King continues to grow among Los Angeles churches where NANA KING performs and donates a large portion of his fee and merchandise sales back to the concert's host church. Nana King and his manager, Loren Philip, recently presented Christ Citadel International Church in Los Angeles a check for $1,000.00 and four desktop computers as part of his commitment to Pay It Forward. Christ Citadel International is King's home church but he maintains the same arrangement with all the church and non profit venues he performs at, half the proceeds of merchandise sold at the venues is donate back to the church or organization.
HOLLYWOOD, CA. - Hollywood celebs were out in full force to celebrate the African film industry at The 20th Annual Pan African Film Festivalin Los Angeles. NANA KING performed threeexclusivetracks from his new album "TESTIFY" at the after party hosted by Ghanaian actor Van Vicker.