Omawumi and Yemi Alade have teamed up for a brand new Afropop love song, “Love You Well”.
According to a statement announcing the release via ONErpm, “the song features a lively and upbeat production that is instantly infectious, with a pulsing beat that will have you tapping your feet and swaying to the rhythm”.
The collaboration came about through a shared love for African music and a desire to create something that celebrated their passion for the genre.
Speaking about the project, Omawumi said, “Working with Yemi Alade has been an amazing experience. We both have a deep love for African music and wanted to create something to showcase our shared passion for this genre. I’m so proud of what we’ve achieved with this single, and I can’t wait for our fans to hear it.”
Yemi Alade echoed this sentiment, saying, “This song celebrates love, Africa and the power of collaboration. We created something truly special. I believe that our fans are going to love this song as much as we do.”
Omawumi, who hails from the city of Warri in the Delta State, is a Nigerian singer-songwriter and actress of Itsekiri ethnicity. She incorporates elements of Soul, Jazz and R&B into her bright, funk-laden pop sound. Omawumi recorded her debut album titled Wonder Woman in 2009 via OMA Records.
Yemi Alade is a Nigerian Afropop singer-songwriter who gained widespread fame with her hit single “Johnny” in 2014.
“Love You Well” is set to be a standout track on both artistes’ upcoming albums and promises to be a hit with fans of Afropop and African music generally.
The song’s catchy chorus and lively production are sure to get audiences dancing and singing along in no time.
“Love You Well” is available now on all major streaming platforms.
LISTEN/STREAM ‘LOVE YOU WELL’