With his most upbeat love anthem, “Ego Oyibo,” Nigerian singer and songwriter Chike departs from The Brother’s Keeper era and climbs to new heights. “Ego Oyibo,” the singer’s much anticipated first release of 2023, shows the singing virtuoso at his best, embracing the spirit of highlife while serenading his beloved.
This comes after the release of the visually stunning On the Moon and the exhilarating collaboration with Oxlade in Spell. Chike skillfully captures the path of love in this compelling song, from meeting her parents to paying her bride price to starting a family.
His honeyed vocals and enticing lyrics provide a passionate and enthralling experience for listeners with a seamless blend of Igbo, English, and Pidgin. The song’s pleasant 3-minute trip, produced by the great DeeYasso, reminds us why we fell in love with Chike’s bold musical stylings and stellar vocals in the first place.
“Ego Oyibo” leaves us happy and in love, validating Chike’s status as a skilled artist with a real love for his profession. This touching song demonstrates Chike’s talent of painting brilliant hues on the canvas of emotions and leaves an unforgettable mark on the hearts of his admirers.
Chike’s devotion to old-fashioned romanticism shines through in “Ego Oyibo,” which translates to “Foreign Currency.” Give it a spin below: