Michael Adekunle

Washington, District of Columbia, United States

A radio and television personality, Majic is the first ever host of the Idols West Africa franchise (The West African Ryan Seacrest). Idols is arguably the most popular reality TV show franchise in the world and the West African version was shown in over 52 countries across Africa. Prior to Idols, Majic worked at 96.9 Cool FM on and off for three years from 2001 to 2003. He also co-presented two different shows on Galaxy TV; Party Time and Sound Plus from 2002 to 2004.
As an MC, Majic has hosted numerous events such as the Performing Musicians Employer's Association of Nigeria (PMAN) organized show for international superstar Wyclef Jean. As well as Ekaabo, a monthly live music show that was held at the French cultural center in Lagos, Nigeria. In addition to hosting Ekaabo, Majic also co-produced and managed the event.
As an entertainer, Majic showed off his acting ability when he appeared in the Emete music video ‘Dance for me’, as well as the Mobile Telephone Network (MTN) television commercial ‘Sharp Guy’ - where he played the lead male.
Majic also co-hosted the ‘Lipton Create Your Style’ Radio Show which was aired on the top radio stations across Nigeria.
He hosted the first edition of the critically acclaimed ‘Amstel Malta Box Office’- a reality TV show aimed at finding new talent for the Nigerian movie industry 'Nollywood'.
As an entertainment consultant, Majic has worked formally with a few musical acts including Nigerian Hip-hop heavy weight Mode9 the first African artist to have his music video played on the American version of MTV.
Majic also has a good relationship with many of the African (especially in Nigeria) musical acts due to the professional support he showed for them while working in the media and producing events.
In addition to all this Majic produced and occasionally presented the Hitzone, a radio program sponsored by Zain (now Airtel) and aired on over a dozen radio stations across Nigeria.
Majic is currently producing and hosting The Treatment an entertainment show on youtube.

  • Work
    • YellowDog Nigeria Ltd
  • Education
    • University of Lagos