Adekunle Gold & Davido came together to deliver a soothing Amapiano number on “High,” Cheque searches for the love of his life on “LOML” featuring Olamide. Tems’ appearance on Drake’s “Certified Lover Boy” has certainly shifted paradigms for young artists in Nigeria & Africa. On Ria Sean’s “Satisfy My Soul,” she asks that her demands be met by a significant other in her encapsulating melodies. Some other artists with notable releases this week include Johnny Drille, Basketmouth, Ayanfe & Tiwa Savage, Zarion Uti & Azanti, YKB, Ragz Originale & Prettyboy D-O, Little Simz & Obongjyar.
Friday has become the de-facto release day in the music industry, a plethora of tracks vie to become the soundtrack of that weekend and beyond. Sifting through it all every Friday morning can be overwhelming for many listeners, so every week we compile some highlights.
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