Reekado Banks, one of Africa’s foremost hitmakers, teams up with afropop star Adekunle Gold, and British-Nigerian producer/artist Maleek Berry for the single “Feel Different”. This single serves as a prelude to Reekado Banks’ forthcoming album and is accompanied by an eagerly awaited music video set to premiere on June 30th. With the Tuzi-produced track, Reekado Banks presents a delightful perspective on love, acknowledging an unexpected romance with a significant other who evokes indescribable emotions, leaving him to truly “Feel Different.”
Reekado shares on his new single and upcoming exciting projects, “It’s amazing to have both Adekunle Gold and Maleek Berry on this song so it’s such a big deal and it has to feel different for real. “Feel Different” is the single leading to my album release later this year, and this album is filled with loads of beautiful collaborations. We’re coming with some fire music and we will take it to the fans on the road for my UK /Europe and US tour. I’m looking forward to this new adventure. I love my job.”
“Feel Different” is an enchanting fusion of deep and emotive vocals with melodies that create an irresistibly catchy and feel-good vibe. Revealing a raw and vulnerable side, Reekado Banks showcases his lyrical prowess with lines like, ‘Love e no get no meaning to me / All of a sudden I’m feening for your love / I feel one kind way.’ Adding to the tunes allure, Adekunle Gold takes centre stage during the chorus, serenading listeners with his smooth vocals as he sings, ‘Girl na your love dey make me feel different / I just can’t help it I no dey fit run away / Girl na your love fe make me feel different.’
And just when you thought the collaboration couldn’t get any more captivating, Maleek Berry enters the scene with his signature flow, seamlessly complementing the track’s infectious rhythm and elevating the collaboration to new heights. With his unique style and delivery, Maleek Berry adds a layer of finesse that flawlessly balances the heartfelt lyrics and beats, solidifying “Feel Different” as an absolute banger.
Over the past two years, Reekado Banks has unveiled two highly acclaimed EPs that have catapulted him to new heights, including the creation of one of the continent’s most iconic songs, “Ozumba Mbadiwe.” Following the success of the “Ozumba Mbadiwe” remix featuring Fireboy DML, which garnered widespread attention and secured placements on coveted playlists worldwide, Reekado Banks is now embarking on a thrilling journey of artistic evolution with his latest offering, and forthcoming album. With an impressive 200 million plays and a spot on the Billboard World Music Top 10album chart, Reekado Banks skillfully invites listeners into his world, effortlessly connecting with fans through his music and narrating his story in his own unique way. As he delves into this exciting new era of his artistry, he continues to captivate audiences and leave an indelible mark on the music industry.