Popular Nigerian singer, Tiwa Savage Balogun has broken silence on her collaboration with multiple award winner, Beyonce on her new album.
Beyonce, on Tuesday, unveiled the track-list of her new album, ‘The Lion King: The Gift’, which is the musical accompaniment to the new Disney movie.
The album features six Nigerian pop stars namely: Yemi Alade, Burna Boy, Mr. Eazi, Tekno, Wizkid, Tiwa Savage as well as Ghana’s Shatta Wale.
The Grammy award-winning singer had disclosed that she worked with Wizkid, Tues Savage and other African acts because she wanted to ensure that she worked with the best from Africa and not just sample sounds from Africa.
Speaking on the highly anticipated album which has received major commendations from Nigerians across the globe, Tiwa Savage, on her Instagram page, described the soundtracks as a reminder of who ‘Africans’ are, and the celebration of African kings
“I wished it to be genuine to what’s stunning concerning the music in Africa. We have the type of created our personal style and I really feel just like the soundtrack is the primary soundtrack the place it turns into visible in your thoughts.
“The soundscape is extra than simply the music as a result of every tune tells the story of the movie.”
Reacting, Don Jazzy hinted that Nigerian artistes on Beyoncé’s new album are likely to receive Grammy awards in 2019.