by Peace Agyare
“Bounce” is the new tune from the camp of Award-winning afro pop sensation, Yemi Alade.
The new groovy joint is served off her forthcoming album tagged “Woman of Steel” which is expected any time soon.
Audio production goes to Egar Boi.
Kindly click below to download mp3;
Yemi Eberechi Alade (born 13 March 1989), simply known as Yemi Alade, is a Nigerian Afropop
singer and songwriter. She however gained prominence after winning the Peak Talent Show in 2009, and is best known for her hit single “Johnny”. Bounce
Furthermore, Yemi Eberechi Alade was born on March 13, 1989 in Abia State, Nigeria.
Her father, James Alade – a Police Commissioner – is of Yoruba origin while her mother Helen Uzoma is of Igbo origin resulting in her being referred to as “Yoruba-Igbo girl”.
She’s however from Ondo State, South West, Nigeria. Alade is the fifth out of the seven children in her family.
She attended St Saviour British Primary School, then went on to Victory Grammar School
in Lagos, before obtaining a degree in Geography at the University of Lagos.
Yemi Alade’s debut studio album King of Queens was release on October 2, 2014, by Effyzzie
Music Group. Alade collaborated with producers such as Selebobo, Sizzle Pro, Shady Bizniz,
Philkeyz, Young D, GospelOnDeBeatz, DIL, OJB Jezreel, Mr Chidoo, Fliptyce, EL Mcee and
Beat Nation. The album was preceded by three singles: “Johnny”, “Tangerine” and “Kissing”.
It features guest appearances and skits from Bovi, R2Bees, Phyno, Chidinma, DIL, Selebobo
and Diamond Platnumz. Alade promoted the album by touring several African countries,
including Ghana, Kenya and South Africa. The deluxe edition of King of Queens was released
in November 2014, and contains French versions of songs originally performed in English.
Its cover art was however unveiled on 21 October 2014. According to the music platform A Nation
of Billions, King of Queens sold over 100,000 copies.
Alade’s second studio album Mama Africa was release on March 25, 2016, by Effyzzie Music Group. Furthermore, the album is the follow-up to her debut studio album King of Queens (2014).
It however features guest appearances from P-Square, Sarkodie, Sauti Sol, Flavour N’abania, Rotimi Keys, DJ Arafat and Selebobo. The album was produce by GospelOnDeBeatz, DJ Coublon, Selebobo, Philkeyz, BeatsByEmzo, Masterkraft, Rotimi Keys and Mr. Chidoo. Bounce
It was supporte by six singles: “Na Gode”, “Do As I Do”, “Ferrari”, “Kom Kom”, “Africa” and “Tumbum”. Mama Africa was made available for pre-order on iTunes a week before its official release. Yemi Alade however announce that proceeds from the sale of the album will go to the Feed a Child charity initiative. The deluxe edition of the album was release on April 6, 2016, and features guest vocals from South African musicians Bucie and AKA.
Peace Agyare loves to write and is addicted to reading. She is a staff at Ghaflagh.com & ghafla.com/music/ A well bred journalist with a flair for entertainment, society and arts. She loves covering events and reporting personalities for the public consumption. My articles may aspire or piss you off depending on your stance on the issue. Remember, opinions are like noses and at the end of it we’re all entitled to our opinions.
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June 20, 2019
June 20, 2019
June 20, 2019