Video: Angelique Kidjo Features On Yemi Alade’s “Shekere”

Grammy-winning legend, Angelique Kidjo features in Yemi Alade’s song titled “Shekere”.

‘Shekere’ by Yemi Alade is the Africa version of a tambourine. Besides, the collaboration between Mama Africa and Grammy-winning legend is indeed a remarkable one.

The song ‘Shereke’ also had amazing inserts of Angelique Kidjo classic tune, ‘Wombo Lombo’.

On the other hand, Yemi Alade celebrates Africans around the world and expresses how beautiful we are through this song.

Watch video below


Date: February 5, 2020
Song Title: Shekere
Artist: Yemi Alade featuring Angelique Kidjo
Genre: Calypso, Kwaito
Producer: TBA
Album: Woman of Steel
Video Director: Ovie Etseyatse
Label: Effyzie/UMG Europe

About Yemi Alade

Yemi Eberechi Alade simply known as Yemi Alade is a Nigerian Afropop singer and songwriter.

She gained recognition after winning the Peak Talent show in 2009 and is best known for her hit single “Johnny”.

Furthermore, the ‘Johnny’ crooner has won several awards, including the female artiste of the year (ELOY Awards) 2012 to the best performer (The Headies Awards) 2019.

About Angelique Kidjo

Angélique Kpasseloko Hinto Hounsinou Kandjo Manta Zogbin Kidjo simply known as Angélique Kidjo is a Beninese singer and songwriter.

She is also an actress and activist, who is noted for her diverse musical influence and creative music videos.

Kidjo’s hit songs include “Agolo”, “We We”, “Adouma”, “Wombo Lombo”, “Afirika”, “Batonga”, and her version of “Malaika”.

Also, her list of awards is endless and varies from different countries. She recently won Grammy’s Best World Music Award which Burna Boy was also nominated for.

Nine-time nominee, Angelique Kidjo, however, took home the award making it the 4th time winning at the Grammy awards.

Also, the Grammy was hosted by award-winning singer, Alicia Keys.

Meanwhile, Gistcandy previously reported how UK afrobeat sensation, Afro B featured Nigerian star Wande Coal on his new tune titled ‘Amina’. Read more.