Yemi Alade is set to release her sophomore album, “Mama Africa”, with an exclusive listening event that took place yesterday in Lagos.
At the event which took place at Ozone Cinemas, E-Centre in Yaba, the pop singer was excited to share the diary of an African woman with journalists and music influencers.
As one of the media platforms present at the event, here are 10 takeaways from the listening event.
*“Mama Africa” is a 15 track album from Effyzzie Music Group.
*The album features African stars including Kenyan music group Sauti Sol on “Africa,” P-square on “Tonight,” Flavour on “Kom Kom,” while Ghanaian singer Sarkodie shows up on “Ego.” Others are DJ Arafat on “Do As I Do,” Selebobo in “Na Gode” and Rotimi Keys in “Kelele.” Not forgetting production contributions from BeatsByEmzo, DJ Arafat, Masterkraft, Mr Chidoo, PhilKeyz, Rotimi Keys and Selebobo.
*The 26-year-old singer likes to dress comfortably and sexy as seen in her outfit yesterday. We Love!
*At the event, the ‘Johnny’ crooner gave an acoustic performance of her song ‘Nakupenda’ which is off her new album, “Mama Africa”.
*Mama Africa is set for release on the 26th of March as many fans and critics alike, cannot wait for its release.
*You can pre-order the album on in iTunes or Google Play.
*The Afro pop singer revealed the inspiration behind the title of her album saying, “2016 is all about my fans, let’s just say my fans gave me the title”.
*Present at the event was Niniola and her new Effyzzie Music Group mate Genius.
*With “Mama Africa” Yemi Alade is set to rewrite history in the Nigerian entertainment industry with her music and overall style.
*Finally, If you love her debut album “King of Queens” which was released October 2, 2014 then “Mama Africa” is a must have.