For Naija Songs this week, Wizkid, Bella Shmurda, Olamide, Joeboy, Erigga, Davido, DJ Neptune, Laycon, Mayorkun made the list.
On this episode of Naija songs you should listen to for this week, we’ve got tracks from the newbies shaking the music scene and some of the OGs. Here’s our round-up of the best tracks that came across our desks.
Wizkid – “Essence” ft Tems
Wizkid definitely wasn’t lying said he made magic with Tems, Another hit from his “Made In Lagos” album, Wizkid and Tems join their sonorous voices to tell the tale of two lovers who can’t seem to get enough of each other. The two are deeply connected physically and sexually and no one seems to understand their sizzling chemistry. “You don’t need no other body,You don’t need no other body,Only you fi hold my body”
Olamide – “Triumphant” ft Bella Shmurda
Olamide and Bella Shmurda linked up last year for the remix of the track ‘Vision 2020’ and in a bid to serve fans with that same chemistry, the created “Triumphant“. The track which is off Olamide “Carpe Diem” speaks about being triumphant over it all, the hate, depression, and life after the fame.
Olamide sings about losing his parents when it was time for them to eat the fruit of their labor.“Man I triumphant, And I’ve been through a lot, Many people wrote me off, But God no gree, Kan le dayon man”..
Davido – “Holy Ground” ft Nicki Minaj
“Holy Ground” is one of the tracks from Davido’s recently released “A Better Time” album which features American rapper, Nicki Minaj. The track was one fans anticipated for quite some time after Davido confirmed its existence earlier this year. The track is a warm and heartfelt effort that finds both singers praising their love interests and labeling them a spiritual area that brings both comfort and happiness. Nicki sang and rapped one this track and fans can attest that she killed her verse.
Timaya – “Gra Gra”
To prepare his fans for his forthcoming album “Gratitude,” Timaya released the second single off the body of work titled “Gra Gra.” On this new record, he talks about him been humble, not pompous having achieved a whole lot in life. He sings about how he worked hard to get to where he is now and the continuous dedication he puts into work to maintain the wealthy status. This track is a motivational song, Papichulo shares you need to work and strive hard if you want to enjoy the good things of life. Listen and Enjoy below
Bella Shmurda – “Cash App”
Bella fine boi’s “Cash App” produced by Dopesticks talks about cashing out, by all means, hustling every day without relenting to enjoy the good life. The singer joins forces with Zanku master and the king of backups/ad-libs/music Lamba – Zlatan and Lincoln for the release of this buzzing track. The new record is a follow-up to his recent release ‘Dangbana Orisa’ which is still basking, entering, and climbing top music charts and digital playlists.
Olamide – “Infinity” ft Omah Lay
“Infinity” is the third track on Olamide ‘s ‘Carpe Diem’ Album featuring Omah Lay produced by P.Prime. The record is a mid-tempo jam that captions Sex (loving making). Olamide and Omah Lay talks about the lady that wants to have their cucumber till infinity because to her it’s something she can’t just resist. “She dey feel am dada, Dadaride da darida, She dey feel am dada, Dadaride da darida, She dey feel am dada, Dadaride da darida, She dey feel am dada, Dadaride da, oh yeah”
Joeboy – “Lonely”
After the huge success of his 2020 debut “Call“, Joeboy dropped a new potential hit music titled “Lonely“.“Lonely” is the first taste of Joeboy’s new album setting the tempo for the much-anticipated project from one of Afropop’s rising stars. A specialist in earnest love songs who’s never afraid to show his vulnerability, Joeboy lays it all on the line on “Lonely,” shooting his shot with the girl he’s had his eye on. Turns out she’s had her eyes on him, too, and it’s happily ever after. Moral of the story: Never be afraid to share your feelings. Listen and enjoy!
Davido – “The Best” ft Mayorkun
A Davido and Mayorkun is not new to music lovers as their last collab together, “Betty Butter” rocked the music scene for months. This new track which is off Davido’s “A Better Time” album is a favorite from the album and fans can’t seem to get enough of their synergy. Listen and Enjoy this tune from the baddest and the Mayor of Lagos. “This bread no be agege!!”
Olamide – “Unconditionally” ft Peruzzi
Olamide joins forces with Peruzzi to bless us with this record that joins R’n’B with Rap. You really need to listen to this…. The Vstix produced track is the eleventh one on Baddo’s new album “Carpe Diem,”I don’t need lighter, Girl you body blaze, Honey, unconditionally you high me, Your body fire, Your body blaze, Honey, unconditionally you high me. Listen and Enjoy!
Erigga – “Problem No Dey Finish” (Prod. No Limit)
Emirate Empire lead act/King of the South, Erigga came through with an impressive masterpiece titled “Problem No Dey Finish“. On the No Limit produced track, PaperBoi sings that ‘Problem no dey finish’ which basically means one should live life and enjoy the process as problems do not ever finish. “so abeg no kill your self, enjoy the process, live your life’.
DJ Neptune – Nobody (Icons Remix) ft. Laycon & Joeboy
DJ Neptune teamed up with Big Brother Naija winner and fast-rising music artiste-rapper, Laycon, and the ever melodious Joeboy for the refix of the 2020 hit now re-titled “Nobody (Icon Remix)“. On this ‘Nobody Icon Remix‘, Laycon opened up the bop catchy track with his blazing rap vibes which comes with easy to rap along lines, catchy rhymes, and dope punchlines. African Popstar, Joeboy brought in a new melodious line to make the hit track feel brand new and more addictive than the original.
Larry Gaaga – “Doubting Thomas” ft. Umu Obiligbo & Davido
Larry Gaaga returns to the music with another impressive record titled “Doubting Thomas“ and this time he employs the services of Eastern Hi-life singers, Umu Obiligbo and Davido. “Doubting Thomas“ is not just a soundtrack or just a movie. It’s a fusion of minds, talent, and passion to create a sound that tells a story and paints a picture that will last a lifetime.
Davido – “So Crazy” ft Davido
“So Crazy” is another track off his “A Better Time” album which features American rapper, Lil Baby. It also serves as a follow up to the still buzzing track “FEM” and it’s a classical Jam for all, both home and international fans.
Wizkid – “Reckless“
This the first track on Wizkid’s Made In Lagos Album. The Number 1 Starboy sings about those praying for his downfall, clears that he will continues to shocks them with more Wins and promises to always give them more melodies, hit jams and vibes to play.
Listen and Enjoy!!
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