This week on 1st Jams we will be unveiling some of the latest hypnotic songs that will blow your mind.
Nigerian recording artist, David Adeleke renowned by his pseudonym, Davido trended earlier this week. This came on the heels of the debut of his music video for ‘Blow my mind’.
Also, the single features multiple award-winning American artiste, Chris Brown.
Chris Brown left viewers astonished by his dance moves and his contribution to the single inspired a fascinating crossover appeal.
On Wednesday, Davido took to his Instagram page to share some scenes of Chris Brown dancing in the rain. Davido wrote “My brother danced in the cold rain for me !!!!!!! BLOW MY MIND OUT NOW!!! Link in bio!!”
At any rate, you know how immense your career has become when Chris Brown features on your song.
The second half of the year 2019 is exciting. Indeed, the Afrobeat genre is beginning to explode across the orbit.
Several Nigerian artistes were featured on Beyonce’s Lion King: The Gift album. The following week, Burna released his fourth studio album – African Giant. As a matter of fact, 2019 will be remembered as the year Afro-pop gained mainstream popularity.
Indeed, everything is only a matter of time. It is still early days though. Hence, it is impossible to measure the fast-growing influence of Afrobeat in the world.
Let’s check out the top 10 1st Jams compilation that will certainly blow your mind this weekend.
1. Davido x Chris Brown– Blow my mind
Davido’s collaboration with Chris Brown, ‘Blow my mind’ has reclaimed the number one spot on 1st Jams once again.
Equally important, the music video, which had Chris Brown dancing in the rain, already has over 3 million views.
2. Chinko Ekun x Johnny Drille– Calling
An unlikely duo, Chinko Ekun and Mavins act Johnny Drille collaborated on the new single, ‘Calling’.
In a bid to solidify his prominence, Chinko has opted to showcase his wider range beyond street-inflected rap tracks. He features Mavin singer Johnny Drille on this romantic, new “Calling” single.
3. Chyn- What you want
Although Chyn might not be the fastest name to come up in Nigerian rap conversations, he’s been able to carve out a small core of attentive supporters.
On his latest single, “What You Want”, Chyn splits the difference between his admiration for a love interest and his more randy intentions.
4. M.I Abaga x Nonso Amadi– Playlist
M.I Abaga unleashed the video to his 2018 hit song ‘Playlist‘ off the ‘Rendezvous‘ project.
The video has a traditional setup. Furthermore, it brings this feeling of nostalgia due to its imitation of a past style. In addition, the beautifully directed video features Nigerian singer, Nonso Amadi.
5. Jidenna– Tribe
Nigerian-born American artist, Jidenna recently released the official music video for his recent single titled: “Tribe“.
The colourful video sees the artist deliver his usual energetic displays. Furthermore, Jidenna had all tribes celebrating together like one big reunion party in the video.
6. Magnit0- Pay Back
The single – Magnito – was released alongside the video which was directed by Aaron Items.
Consequently, the new song features Juwhiz and the female trio, Tasha, NappyGirl and Descushiel.
More hits to blow your mind!
7. Apex Village– W.T.T.V
Apex Village collective has whipped up a considerable level of notoriety in the last two years. Further, the group has put out a prolific stream of music releases to sate their expanding fan-base.
Each rapper takes turns to perform their confident lyrics on the song ‘W.T.T.W’.
8. Johnny Drille– Brown Skin Girl (Cover)
The video shows the artist playing a piano and singing so passionately. Besides, the video was shot and directed by Blessing Uzzi.
9. Chidokeyz x Wizkid- Fibadi
BO Entertainment recording artiste, Chidokeyz has released the music video to his smash hit single titled, “Fibadi”. He features Starboy, Wizkid.
10. Solidstar- Yarinya
As a follow-up to ‘Wena,’ Nigerian singer, Solidstar goes back to the days of ‘One In A Million‘ and ‘Omotena’.
Consequently, he has replenished his sound to serve us a lo-fi danceable tune with Yarinya. Specifically, this single sees Solidstar talk about a woman.