Joeboy Set To Drop Debut Album – Somewhere Between Beauty and Magic (SBBM).
emPawa Africa signed artiste, Joeboy announced his forthcoming debut album earlier last year. On Monday, 18th January, 2021, the Nigerian singer and songwriter revealed through his official social media accounts that he was almost ready to present his next piece of work to the world. “Our album is ready and it’s beautiful… watch this space”, the singer post on his Instagram page.
Aptly captioned “Somewhere Between Beauty and Magic”, the album will premiere on all digital stores from Thursday, 4th February, 2020. With details, including album cover, producers employed for the project and tracklist, yet to be revealed, it is believed “SBBM” will come laced with creative expressions of diversity – a way of showing the different perspectives he’s experienced in his life and music. It will also come paired guest artistes and producers from across the region or continent.
Joeboy released his debut extended play Love & Light in November 2019. It was released by emPawa Africa and was supported by the singles “Baby” and “Beginning”. The EP also contains the Mayorkun-assisted track “Don’t Call Me” and “All for You”.
Joeboy released the Mr Eazi-assisted track “Fààjí” on October 26, 2018; he used his portion of the grant he received from emPawa100 to shoot a video for the song. Joeboy’s single “Baby” was released on March 1, 2019; it garnered 20 million streams across YouTube and Spotify in 2019. The visualizer music video for “Baby” surpassed 31 million views on YouTube.
Joeboy released the Killertunes-produced track “Beginning” on August 15, 2019. The visualizer music video for “Beginning” surpassed 23 million views on YouTube. In it, he finds himself developing feelings for a friend whose advances he had initially dismissed.
SOURCE: GB AFRICA