Bez 'My Baby'

Nigeria's prince of soulful pop Bez returns with 'My Baby,' the first single off his forthcoming sophomore effort.

It's been a minute since we've heard from Nigerian prince of soulful pop Bez. The Jos-born crooner– who goes down in the OKA history books along with Brooklyn rapper Sene as our very first Player Xchange alum– returns with a new single from his forthcoming sophomore effort. The jazz lounge channeling "My Baby" continues drawing comparisons with John Legend, though this time soaked in retro colors. Cobhams Asuquo lends his production hand yet again on what's set to become St. Valentine's anthem of 2014. Expect to catch this one in more than a few adverts. Stream and download the early taste from Bez's upcoming alt-soul follow-up below.

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>>>Download: Bez "My Baby”


Interview: TOBi Is Making Unapologetic Soul Music

We talk to the Nigerian-Canadian artist about his latest project ELEMENTS, his creative process, mental health and more.

It's a big year for music, and in the midst of many good drops from the motherland and beyond, we caught up with Nigerian-Canadian singer/songwriter TOBi to discuss his recently released 10-track project ELEMENTS.

ELEMENTS is a fusion of old-school soul, contemporary rap sequences, clever lyrical symbols & metaphors. and melancholic vibes which reference TOBi's Nigerian heritage through afrobeats, the reality of his life and the state of the world today. The compilation features production from Nigerian producer Juls on "Dollas and Cents" and "Made Me Everything and Shine."

Below, we also discuss his creative process and passion for mental health with the announcement of an exciting collaboration. "I'm attracted and curious about so many things in life that I can't help but bring [them] into my world and craft," the multi-genre artist says.

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