First Listen: Adekunle Gold's "Only Girl" Is Your New Favorite Love Song

Exclusive Video: Watch our premiere of Adekunle Gold's new London-shot music video for "Only Girl," featuring Moelogo.

NIGERIA—Adekunle Gold's "Only Girl" is pure magic. 

The single, which is riding high in the Nigerian music charts, sees the hit-making songwriter team up with the buzzing Moelogo and producer Lekaa Beats for an addictive marriage of romance and shiny guitars.

Adekunle is now releasing his new music video for "Only Girl," which we're premiering exclusively here today.

The Mr. Moe Musa-directed video follows Adekunle and his one-and-only girl, played by Bisi Akins, on a perfect date around London.

They take the tube to Abbey Road to recreate the famous Beatles cover, and end up at home taking selfies on the couch after getting over a brief fight.

Moelogo also joins in on the good vibes, performing his verse and dancing alongside Adekunle throughout the clip.

Only Girl" is now available across all streaming and purchasing outlets, including iTunes, Amazon, Deezer, Spotify, TIDAL and Google Play.

Purchase "Only Girl" here.

Photo by Alfredo Zuniga / AFP

Mozambique's Political Unrest: Where Things Stand

Fears continue to be on the rise as more attacks by militants are anticipated in Mozambique's Cabo Delgado province.

On March 24th, militants stormed Palma—a gas-rich city in Mozambique—as part of an ongoing insurgency in the country dating back to 2017. Dozens of civilians have been killed although an official death toll has not been declared as of yet. Currently, at least 8000 more have been left displaced, fleeing to other parts of the country and attempting to seek asylum in Tanzania. This is believed to be the worst attacks carried out by the Islamist militant group, Al-Shabaab, to date.
Keep reading... Show less

get okayafrica in your inbox


Former Burkinabe President Charged with Thomas Sankara's Murder

Justice is on the horizon as Burkina Faso's former president, Blaise Compaore, is indicted for the 1987 assassination of Thomas Sankara.