Nigerian Music Scene Producing New Wine Despite Pandemic – Remi Olatunde
The Nigerian entertainment landscape continues to experience a downturn as the effect of the Coronavirus continues to bite hard. In fact, if not for sites like NetBet Casino Nigeria and other cool sites offering virtual Casino entertainment to the Nigerian public, it would have been an unbearable season with live shows, cinemas, and concerts still unavailable due to restrictions on social gathering.
However, while the pandemic continue to ravage the world, some top Nigerian acts are getting their grooves on with chat topping new releases. As it’s often said, “life must go on.” Despite the new normal with masks, distancing, and all, Nigerian artists are showing their resilience against the virus that has threatened to leave the world on it’s kneel.
So, here are some of the Nigeria stars doing their thing despite the pandemic.
ADEKUNLE GOLD – AG BABY
A master of his craft, Adekunle Gold surprised everyone with the release of “AG Baby” shortly after the release of his first single for the year titled “Something Different”. The song was masterfully done featuring Naila Blackman, a Trinidadian singer and song writer while the song was produced by Timi Aladeola (TMXO).
BURNA BOY – TWICE AS TALL
The rave of the moment Burna Boy refused to lay low during the corona virus lockdown as he worked tirelessly on a follow up album to his hugely successful “African Giant” album released in 2019. The album is a 15 tracker hit with some world renowned acts like Chris Martin, Naughty By Nature, and Stormy featuring on the Album. Sean “Diddy” Combs, Bosede Ogulu along with Burna Boy served as executive producers of this glistering masterpiece.
DAREY – JAH GUIDE ME
Darey is no novice in the Nigerian music industry. Although his long absence from the music scene for about five (5) years left fans sore and sorry, the music genius is compensating for the lost times with a bumper Album soon to be released. However, as a tip of the iceberg, he has released his single with the title “Jah Guide Me”, an audio-visual masterpiece produced by Pheelz. The song surely leaves fans panting for the whole album waiting in the wings.
FALZ – ONE TROUSER
Omo baba lawyer is at it again. Good boy turn Bhad, Falz has decided to enter one trouser with anyone who dares him. The new hilarious single, “One Trouser” paints a picture of a typical Lagos street in Nigeria, and the shenanigans that defines the city. The single was released on August 22nd and produced by TBA while the video was directed by Dammy Twitch.
TIWA SAVAGE – CELIA
The latest Diva of African Music is set to release her new album “Celia”. The twelve (12) track album will feature other acts like Davido, Sam Smith, Stefflon, Hamzaa, Naira Marley, and Dice Ailes with tracks like Temptation, Save my life, Koroba, and Dangerous love among others.
It is hoped that as the music industry begin to reassert itself again, the industry would come alive again and life will assume a semblance of normalcy once again.