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Hear Duncan Mighty's First Solo Single of the Year 'MieKeRaSo'

The veteran Nigerian artist does not disappoint.

After a slew of successful features, veteran Nigerian musician Duncan Mighty returns with his first official single of the year, "MieKeRaSo" and it's a banger.

The song, produced by star producer Spellz, who also produced Duncan Mighty and Tiwa Savage's hit collaboration from earlier this year "Luva Luva," sees the singer delivering rhythmic lyrics in his signature high-pitched vocals over smooth, highlife-tinged production.

READ: Duncan Mighty—Nigeria's Most Unlikely Superstar


This has been the artist's comeback year, appearing on several hits with the likes of Wizkid, Davido and more. Listen to "MieKeRaSo" below, and revisit our interview with the star from earlier this year.

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Rema Welcomes 2021 With New Single 'Bounce'

The Don Jazzy produced track reminds us of why the Nigerian singer-songwriter is topping charts.

Nigerian golden boy Rema took his time on deciding how to start of 2021—and we're glad he did.

The afropop hitmaker is out with his first project of the year, "Bounce", after stunning fans with word of an upcoming album, and the cooks in this kitchen have not disappointed.

Keeping it in the Mavin Records family, legendary producer Don Jazzy sprinkles his magic on the track, while undoubtedly motivating the young singer-songwriter to be his best self. And with this track being like nothing we've heard from Rema before, one could say Jazzy succeeded. "Bounce", fast-paced and fierce, is a love song dedicated to bewitchingly beautiful and blessed bottoms. The candid declaration and hip shaking beat are a force duo and we can't help but love it.

Of the single and collaboration with head honcho Don Jazzy, Rema says, "This record was inspired by the luscious and magnificent body of the African woman. Furthermore, I'm really excited about this tune because it's my first single with the legendary Don Jazzy."

Honestly, when you start the year off with a banger, you get to make songs about butts.

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