Our newly unveiled artiste, Olakira’s songs make a debut into the Nigerian music scene today June 22, 2018, with the release of his two singles titled Hey Lover and Flirty Signal.

Olakira whose real name is ‘Ade Ebenezer’ is an Afro-Pop and RnB artist who hails from Ogun state in Nigeria. He is a producer, composer, songwriter, singer and also plays most musical instruments. The artist says he is fixated on showcasing the very best, beginning with these two new singles; as he gradually takes the Nigerian music industry by storm.

Speaking on his plans, Olakira commented: ‘Getting a platform to help develop and showcase my gifts had always been my major challenge till I got signed to the U & I Music label, one that truly understands me and treats me like family. With this opportunity, I want to make a positive mark in the industry that will stand the test of time and for Olakira to become a household name, both home and abroad.’

Commenting on the newly signed artiste earlier, U&I Music Chief Executive, “Ra” said: ‘Olakira’s humility, loyalty and significant contributions to exceptional songs like “Akube” and “MyWoman” were outstanding. I have an addiction to good music and therefore could not resist but to develop and help showcase great talents in the world, it truly gives me joy….may GOD be our guide.

Newest U&I Music’s sign-on Olakira releases his first body of work, the ‘Wakanda Jollof’ EP.

Adefemi Ebenezer, an Afro-pop and RnB artist known by his stage name, Olakira produces, composes, writes, sings and plays a wide variety of musical instruments. – drums, talking drums, keyboard, guitar, and saxophone. previously known by the stage name Ebenjazz, a producer and instrumentalist, producing and working with the likes of Dotman and Patoranking, he contributed immensely to the success of Dotman’s hit singles Akube and My Woman.

With his numerous experiences working on hits and learning from his peers, the newest U&I Music’s sign-on has honed his musical skills over the last couple of years and is now ready to take the Nigerian music industry by storm and to tell you just how ready he is, he picked a name, Olakira, which literally translates to “shining star” in Swahili.

Listening to ‘Wakanda Jollof’, one can tell the Afro-pop and RnB artist has a wide range of musical prowess he is eager to share with the music audience worldwide.

The ‘Wakanda Jollof’ EP is a brilliant mix of Afro-pop and dancehall tracks, inspired by the originality and ingenuity of the African modern sound and the global aspirations of Africans and solidified by the one thing that binds us all – the Jollof rice. This 7-track EP also shows that Olakira is as skilled as a producer as he is as a singer and songwriter. Of the 7 tracks on the EP, the artist produced two: Flirty Signal and Money Groove.

If you’re looking for music that’s easy to listen to and will get you in the mood to groove, Wakanda Jollof is definitely an EP you can dig into.

The ‘Wakanda Jollof’ EP is available on all platforms, including SoundCloudSpotifyApple Music/iTunes, and Youtube.

He is a producer, composer, songwriter, singer and also plays most musical instruments

The newly unveiled artiste, signed to U & I Music, Olakira; makes a debut into the Nigerian music scene with the release of two singles titled Hey Lover and Flirty Signal.
Olakira whose real name is ‘Ade Ebenezer’ is an Afro-Pop and RnB artist who hails from Ogun state in Nigeria. He is a producer, composer, songwriter, singer and also plays most musical instruments. The artist says he is fixated on showcasing the very best, beginning with these two new singles; as he gradually takes the Nigerian music industry by storm.

Speaking on his plans, Olakira commented: ‘Getting a platform to help develop and showcase my gifts had always been my major challenge till I got signed to the U & I Music label, one that truly understands me and treats me like family. With this opportunity, I want to make a positive mark in the industry that will stand the test of time and for Olakira to become a household name, both home and abroad.’

Commenting on the newly signed artiste, U&I Music executive, “Ra” said: ‘Olakira’s humility, loyalty and significant contributions to exceptional songs like “Akube” and “MyWoman” were outstanding. I have an addiction to good music and therefore could not resist but to develop and help showcase great talents in the world, it truly gives me joy….may GOD be our guide.

The artist describes this first debut single, HEY LOVER, as a confessional. Deliberate and expressive lyrics, patiently constructed. The

beat is a combination of a traditional Nigerian and Ghanaian sound infused with percussion and style. First comes the melody, then the hook, and the lyrics. Undoubtedly he is a formidable force to look out for in the entertainment industry.

FLIRTY SIGN, one of Olakira’s debut singles which he describes as a blend of the Jamaican sound with a mashup of the Caribbean Calypso feel. Structurally created through a process which entails groovy melodious sound and witty lyrics, adequately put together. The artist says he started music through attempts with new and unique musical ideas.