Hycent Orise Denise, a sensational, multi-lingual high-life/afro-pop singer, an enigmatic dancer and a performer extra-ordinaire, is a fast rising act in the Nigerian music industry. A native of Sapele, Delta state, he might be new to the Lagos market but he is certainly not new to the music scene. He started his professional music career in Delta state, Delta state polytechnic, Oghara to be precise. The response to his song spurred him to go all the way. With the love showered upon him, his career started blossoming, but because of the central nature of the music industry in Nigeria, he left the south-south where he had a towering career and a fan base for Lagos.
The quest for making good music and developing his act led him to Francophone countries of Cote D’voire, Senegal and Benin Republic. There he didn’t just learn the french language, he flourished and made a brand for himself.
He came back to Lagos, Nigeria determined to bring something different into the music industry and also to give his contemporaries a run for their money. He has released 3 singles so far titled “Run my race”, “In the mood” under PlayPalms Entertaiment, they are doing quite well. The video of “In the mood” has drop and is playing on HIPTV, Afro TV, PRL on cable TV just to name a few, and also did a cover to the popular song “Sweat” (A La La La La Long) which show his versatility. His 3rd single Confirmacion has just been released and no surprise there it is growing to becoming a club banger. Since its release Confirmation has been performed in various place and has been met with high admiration and excitement followed by cheers for more by the audience.
He has performed alongside Eva, Lace and other talented artistes at Yemi Alade and friends show. He performed at the industry nite in Victoria Island, Lagos when Yemi Alade. Recently, he emerged the winner at the popular GBT auditions of the anticipated edition of LounNProud Live series show hosted by Dammy Krane, at the soul lounge of Intercontinental hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos and was invited back the following month for a live performance at the same due to popular demand. He also performed at the AFRIMA concert in Unilag and Felaboration event in lagos.
Inspired by artistes like Fela, Tuface and Fally Ipupa, Hycent is poised to meet the yearnings of music lovers in Nigeria with good music. Hycent is a signed Artiste to Play Palms Entertainment and managed Anslem Jon Leonard .