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Teni Reaches New Heights With Debut Album 'WONDALAND'

The album follows her recent collaboration with Davido on the single "For You."

Buzzing Nigerian Teni the Entertainer has released her anticipated debut album WONDALAND via Platoon. The album follows a recent collaboration with Davido on the single "For You," which was an international success, and currently the number 1 song in Nigeria.

This album, which was made across 7 cities, London, New York, Dubai, Orlando, Ondo, Lagos, and Abuja, in a span of two years, is a testament to Teni's dedication and attempt to reach new artistic heights.

The 17-track release will stir emotions. It opens with "Maja," an idyllic track that narrates the story of her life accompanied by an Oriki, praise poetry assigned to every Yoruba born child. Followed by her recent single, "For You," with Teni and Davido trading pitch-perfect vocals. Teni also created this bold and expansive project to reach out to different audiences. "I want to see old and young people shed a tear, laugh, dance, and relate and see themselves in the songs and the videos to come."


Teni is known for her blend of Afrobeats, pop, and R&B. Check out our interview with the Nigerian singer where she discusses her artistic journey and the music legends that have influenced her music. Teni has already achieved milestones in such a short period of time yet we are not surprised she calls her recent project "the beginning of great things to come."

Her WONDALAND album is available on all streaming platforms now.

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Falz’s ‘Squander’ Remix Will Get You Dancing In No Time

The single features Niniola and South African amapiano acts Kamo Mphela, Mpura and SayFar.

Nigerian award-winning rapper, songwriter, and actor Falz makes his debut into the South African music scene with a remix of his hit single "Squander" featuring South Africa's Kamo Mphela, Mpura, and SayFar alongside the Nigerian Afro-House queen Niniola, who was on the original.

Produced by Young Willis and SayFar, the single has an infectious energy that will get you dancing in no time. We didn't expect anything less from breakout vocalist Mpura whose single "Umsebenzi Wethu" is currently topping multiple streaming charts. Amapiano singer and choreographer Kamo Mphela, known for her striking dance moves and collaborations with prominent artists like Busiswa & DJ Maphorisa, also continues to solidify her name in the industry with this feature.

Falz's ability to create music that reflects on the realities of many Nigerians has made him one of Nigeria's boldest voices. This is, however, one of the first times we see him pique interest in collaborating with South African artists. "I love South Africa, I love the culture and the food. I am really excited about this remix with Kamo Mphela, Mpura & SayFar because it's a great blend of South African & Nigerian music."

While he is not in the studio producing hits, Falz is a judge in the third season of The Voice Nigeria. The other judges include Nigerian singer and vocalist Waje, Afropop singer Yemi Alade, and the creative director of Livesport360, Dare Art Alade.

"Squander" remix is now available on all streaming platforms.

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