A number of award-winning African pop diva Yemi Alade premieres the visible for “Shekere”. “Shekere” which options a number of Grammy award winner Angélique Kidjo, was birthed upon a private request by Kidjo for Alade to revamp her basic “Wombo Lombo”, closely samples parts from the unique up to date to the present mainstream Afro-pop sounds.
“I dey hear the sound of a tambourine o, Talking drums and shekere combination, I see people under the tambourine o, Dancing like sey there’s a celebration”; Yemi Alade emotively sings earlier than progressing right into a stellar duet with the long-lasting Angélique Kidjo who additionally sings in her native Benin dialect over the groovy DJ Coublon orchestrated instrumentation.
The cinematic visible for the praised quantity opens up in dramatic sequence which shows the genuine and unapologetic fantastic thing about the African continent, a theme which has dominated in Alade’s artistry and has made her hailed as Africa’s championing artiste of her era.
“Shekere” is a wealthy and vibrant affair, paying homage to Disney live-action remake and as soon as once more cements Alade’s throne as a royal of music movies. The basic visible joins Alade’s elite videography which made her the primary and solely feminine Afro-pop artiste to have over 100 million subscribers on YouTube, a and a complete cumulative visible stream of over 400 million views.
“Shekere” is sixth single off Yemi Alade’s critically acclaimed fourth studio album “Lady of Metal“, following hit singles “Dwelling”, “Give Dem”, “Vibe”, “Shake” and “Oh My Gosh”. The album includes a host of worldwide stars like Rick Ross, Angélique Kidjo, Afrobeats icon Duncan Mighty and Nollywood star Funke Akindele.
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