The impact of Afrobeat continues to grow globally as its international approval broadens.
A new evolution of the Nigerian music industry as five popular Nigerian artists, Burna Boy, Tems, Fireboy, Ckay, Rema, and others, are set to feature on the Wakanda Forever epic album. The new album of Wakanda Forever will be released on 4 November 2022. Days before the official premiere of the Wakanda Forever movie in Lagos, Nigeria.
Black Panther: Wakanda Forever is a 2022 American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics character Black Panther. Produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. A few of its top cast are Letitia Wright, Danai Gurira, Angela Bassett, Tenoch Huerta, Lupita Nyong’o, Winston Duke and a lot more.
The Nigerian internationally renowned singers Burna Boy, Tems, Fireboy, Ckay, Rema Tobe Nwigwe and Fat Nwigwe, are the seven artists featured in the Wakanda Forever album. Other African music artists are set to feature on the album, including some South Africans like Busiswa, Sino Misolo and Kamo Mphela.
Following, popular Nigerian artist Rema revealed that his voice was featured in the trailer of the Marvel studio’s movie, which is set to be released on 11 November 2022.
Tems, a famous artist, also contributed to the movie’s soundtrack. This new evolution in the music industry has drawn the attention of many and got people talking. After posting the news, International singer Rihanna reacted in her comment section, saying;
badgalririVerified: It’s the pen for me 💪🏿❤️🙏🏿 love to you sistren
See Reactions The Wakanda Forever album tracklist stirred online.
@eazy_3124 “If wizzy is not there, then the album is for kids”.
@ogfundz30 “No daddy Wizkid, bullsh*t”
@starboy_lil.ray “Naija to the word, we keep dominating”.
@lexitoolegitt “what is special about this Wakanda soundtrack nah why oyinbo dey see unah as mumu”.
@dg01335 “Naija doing a lot for Africa with zero appreciation from Africans”.