Jerzeyson, real name Uche Christian is a Nigerian born & American based independent singer. Before his foray into music, Jerzeyson was poet, a craft he picked up from his early days as a kid with some of his works featured in literary publications.
He grew up in a household that enjoyed records from the likes of Nat King Cole, Sonny Okuson, Fela, Sade, to name a few. Jerzey’s music is mostly influenced by West African music and hip hop. He describes his sound as afrofusion; incorporating elements of Afrobeat, Afro Swing, and Hip Hop to create his unique blend. He released his debut EP “Native son”, a 7 track project in 2020 followed shortly by his most recent single “Callin”.
On Callin’, Jerzeyson channels his poetic prowess and versatile artistry to deliver a somber yet bubbly tune centered on memories shared with someone he shares a thing with. The accomplaying video is a swirl of colors and action-packed scenes that uphold Jerzey’s creativity and intentionality. The video will officially be premiered on MTV Base this weekend.
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