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by Alewa House, published 4 years, 4 months ago
There is a rising star taking the world by storm.
The talented Pan-African singer and songwriter known to his extensive and expanding fan base as Adehkings, was featured on Afrobeats Radio New York City, United States.
A multicultural musician going through a rapid evolution of sound and general appeal, Adehkings' is the King of cool and the Boss of beats – especially when it comes to his particular genre of music - "Alte with a fusion of African Rhythm and Sounds"
Available on Apple Music, Adehkings’ latest EP, ‘Africa United’ is comprised of 5 powerful tracks: 'Soke', 'Hello Africa', 'Hennessy', 'Weekend' and 'Soke Legacy'.
Inspired by a mix of modern and traditional sound, Adehkings' dream of motivating people around the globe through his music is fast becoming a reality.
Adehkings continues to deliver new flavours to his audience, masterfully weaving together the styles and rhythms he is so passionate about, to forge the eclectic sound which has made him famous. Adehkings primary influences are hip hop, Alte, house, Afrobeat and pop music. Born in Nigeria and having lived for many years in Lagos and Jos, he picked up a variety of beats, lyrical techniques and recording acumen which, combined with his rich voice, create the polished tracks we have all come to love.
In October 2019 he dropped his debut EP which has been a major international success. Aiming for the cosmos, Adehkings has worked with well-respected Nigerian sound engineers like Suka Sounds, Kenny Wonder, Mr. C Engineer, among many others, under Alewa House Management.
When featured on Afrobeats Radio, Adehkings said: "The dream is to have a successful musical career and create an influential brand. I hope to use the opportunities that I have been given to bring people together and to give back to the community in various ways. I hope it inspires other musicians and kids from Africa to follow their dreams".
Other artists such as Burna Boy, Chris Brown, Wale, Wizkid, Rema, R2bees, Davido, Maleek Berry, Oxlade, Nonso Amadi, Tems, Jidenna, have benefited from being featured on this platform.
The Afrobeats Radio Mix is an artist development feature that spotlights new artists each month, giving them promotional support across Soundcloud ecosystem.
Afrobeats Radio Mix: https://soundcloud.com/afrobeatsradio/sets/afrobeats-radio-collective1
by Alewa House, published 4 years, 5 months ago
Alewa House fast rising Artiste, Adehkings recently hosted a select group of, celebrities, media personnels and friends to an intimate and cosy EP Listening party for his debut studio project "Africa United". The event, which held at the prestigious Mees Palace Coffee Lounge Rayfield Jos, on the 15th of September 2019 was powered by Alewa House.
DNA of Tincity FM was charged with the host’s duties as he led a cheerful Adehkings through a series of questions about the EP. Adehkings admitted that every song on the EP was inspired by a story in his life.
The event provided a rare opportunity for Adehkings' fans and colleagues to experience the eclectic blend of Adehkings' music, as they were treated to electrifying performances of songs from the new EP.
Adehkings kicked off his set with his catchy song anthem "Soke" to the delight of his fans and friends and then took the audience on a melodic journey as he performed "Weekend", "Hennessy" and "Hello Africa" as well as the hit dance numbers – "Soke Legacy".
There were other guest performances by Jvson, Emzzy E and Speed painter Supreme Gilbert, who kept the crowd thrilled all through the event.
The singer officially unveiled his new EP, Africa United which also features Suka Sounds, Dwill Mr. C, Kenny wonder, Phynest and Stickay and further defined his musical territory to his fans – a mix in three main expressions of God, Africa & Love, which incidentally forms the three chapters of the EP.
Adehkings encouraged inspirational artists to make more music that deals with African unity and life issues as these are also important areas that need to be addressed in the daily life of an average African man.
Some of the celebrities in attendance were Doug Kaze, Del Muah(KT FM), Bello Lukman(Unity FM), Wodemagic, Yaxie, Victor Bala, Navajo, DG Herbert(Wejosrock) and DG Plateau State ICT, Mr. David Daser came to show his support for the multi-talented singer, Adehkings.
At the end of the event, Adehkings took time to take pictures and stayed till the last minute when he left with everyone. There were wide smiles as people departed; a testament of the music that Adehkings created on the "Africa United" EP.
The EP is scheduled for release on all digital music platforms on the 29th September, 2019.