Multiple Award winning Nigerian singer, Nikki Laoye has just released a new single “African Dance” off her latest studio album – The 123 Project. Teaming up with her brother/producer Xblaze, the duo deliver another exciting dance hit – a call to the dance floor in a music mash up of the top African dance styles of all times – Azonto, Galala, Konto, Shoki, Etighi, Makossa, Skelewu and more.
A celebration of the African dance culture,the song is bound to be an all time favourite for DJs and music lovers across the globe. This is the second official single by the brother/sister duo who earlier released the love dance hit, “Your Number” during the valentine season this year. Xblaze aka Ade Laoye is a budding young producer/artist with many production hits under his belt including Nikki’s 123/Taka Sufe; DJ Jimmy Jatt’s Thank You feat Nikki & Niyola and ModeNine’s Muzik Lives.
He was also an in-house producer for the Glo X-Factor reality show.
Nikki’s latest studio album “The 123 Project (Deluxe Edition)” also hits the stores today. The 16 track album is a special deluxe edition consisting of all the hit singles released by the award winning singer from 2011-2014 and some unreleased songs.
Divided into three categories, Chapter 1 – God; Chapter 2 – Love; Chapter 3 – Life, Nikki further defines her musical territory with this album as she speaks on matters of her Faith, Love and Life.
A collection of Nikki’s greatest hits,the album features the award winning singles – “Only You”, “123”, as well as “Your Number”, “Thank You feat. Niyola” (from DJ Jimmy Jatt’s The Industry Vol 1); “123 (UK Remix)” ; “SuperHuman SuperWoman” (from the Journey to Self Movie soundtrack) and lots more.
The video for “African Dance” is in the works and slated for release later this month.