Multi-award successful rapper, Olamide can boast of 2022 as a 12 months of completely happy returns, due to his rambunctious prodigy and signee, Asake who stormed the Nigerian music scene and owned it like a king. In a 12 months with greats like Burna Boy, Wizkid, Davido, Kizz Daniel, Rema, Tems all competing to win hearts of thousands and thousands of music followers within the nation, Asake proved his mettle.
2022 is unarguably Asake’s finest 12 months thus far with over eight of his songs topping charts and changing into mega hits. The Theatre Arts graduate effortlessly birthed hit songs after hit songs and offered out exhibits in minutes. From Omo ope to Organise, Trabaye, Terminator, Joha and Sungba, the checklist continues.
His debut album ‘Mr Cash With The Vibe’ remains to be making waves domestically and internationally. Tracks from the album have since turn out to be mega hit songs and road jams topping charts and breaking data.
However, how was Asake capable of carry out this magic in only a quick time period? Why are his songs on everybody’s lips?
Asake was little unknown earlier than signing for Olamide. The singer had in a chat with HipTv, stated that he begged Olamide for two years earlier than he agreed to signal him.
His meteoric rise to fame got here simply months after signing for Olamide in February of 2022. Aside from releasing a critically acclaimed eponymous four-track EP in February, he additionally launched his debut studio album, Mr. Cash with the Vibe on 7 September 2022 by Empire Distribution. The 12-track album gave the singer the final word break that propelled him to the zenith of the Nigerian music trade.
Asake’s model of music is his solely trick. Like his mentor Olamide, Asake is liked for delivering most of his traces in Yoruba language. His vocal dexterity, infusion of road slangs and a concoction of dialectical jargons has seen him sing his means into the hearts of thousands and thousands of individuals.
Working with Kareem Olasunkami Temitayo aka Magicsticks, among the finest producers within the trade performed to Asake’s benefit as he has discovered a solution to squeeze out one of the best from a combination of Amapiano and native beats. The beats of his songs are soulful, soothing and irresistible that you’re sure to lose your self in it. His music movies are catchy, with spectacular deliveries and vocals tuned with finesse and brevity. Checkout Sungba remix that includes Burna Boy and likewise the road banger, Terminator.
Many individuals are jamming to Asake’s songs as a result of he sings for the road particularly in a language a lot of them are accustomed to whether or not educated or not. Many see him because the embodiment of the Yoruba tradition.
His songs are interesting to a lot of youths. What he sings about performs a significant function in his speedy rise to fame. In his songs, he talks about God, faith and appreciates the creator for his success. He additionally sings about his journey into music and the hurdles he scaled to turn out to be well-known. His choruses and chants in Yoruba provides a definite aura about him.
Kudos should go to Olamide. The veteran since signing Asake has given him one of the best when it comes to publicity. Olamide’s affiliation with Empire music gave Asake the wanted raise to take the worldwide stage by storm. Asake’s final London present was a mega hit with followers keen to achieve entrance, though it had a bitter style on the finish. His fanbase has grown worldwide that’s why he’s capable of promote out overseas exhibits in a matter of minutes. The selection of individuals to collaborate with additionally helped up his attraction. Sungba remix with Burna Boy was strategic and got here out on the proper time.
It has been a hat-trick of hardwork, uniqueness and style for this singer who’s on his solution to changing into the artiste of the 12 months with no problem.