Team Salut. Photo provided by the artists.

Team Salut Are Making Some of the Biggest Afrowave Hits Right Now

We talk to the production duo behind massive tracks like "Drogba (Joanna)" and "Vroom."

Team Salut is the sought after producer-artist duo made up of GPK and Mr Wood.

The group has made some of the biggest hits in the UK's afrowave scene that include "Vroom" for Yxng Bane and "Drogba (Joanna)" for Afro B. They have also carved out a solid reputation for remixing popular hits like "Babe" by Emeli Sande—their own remix of "Drogba (Joanna)" featuring Wizkid has become one of the smash hits of 2018.

OkayAfrica sat down with Team Salut before a studio session in London to talk about their growing fame, the influence of afrobeats and their new direction as artists since the release of their new single "Drive and Motion."

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