Nigerian Afro-pop rising award-winning artist Yemi Alade dropped a striking music video for her newest single “Boyz” born in Abia State, Nigeria, this queen is fire in every aspect of the word, and has the chops to prove it. “Boyz” is just one amazing single off the forthcoming fifth LP so tune in to know when that drops!
Aside from the kickass music that she creates for herself, she also recently contributed to two different songs to Beyoncé’s The Lion King companion album. How do you contain the massive energy these two queens are?!?
The music video is both beautiful and colorful, and is such a powerful visual, especially in today’s world. Right now, females, especially women of color, need powerful women to idolize and look up to and know that there is a future for them, and that there is representation for them in the media.
Watch the video for “Boyz” here!
The video is beautifully put together and cohesive from the minute it starts, till the last beat. It’s impossible to listen to this song and not want to get up on your feet and dance with her. You can’t help but be in a more empowered mood after listening to this masterpiece!
Yemi is definitely a force to be reckoned with, and continues to amazing people around the world. Be on the lookout for her upcoming LP, you won’t regret it!