On November 4, 2019, talented Nigerian singer, Timi Dakolo signed a deal with the Virgin EMI. The label is a subsidiary of Universal Music Group.

The singer made the announcement via his Instagram page on November 4, 2019. The message reads, “He said Hello Timi,My name is @ted_cockle and I am the Chairman of Virgin EMI Records @virginemi 🇬🇧@universalmusicgroup . I just want to personally welcome you home.”

In a second post, he wrote that, “You can’t take God out of the Equation,GOD is the Equation.”