OMAH LAY’S RIVETING DEBUT ALBUM, BOY ALONE, REACHES AN ASTONISHING 1 BILLION STREAMS WORLDWIDE
Nigerian Afro-fusion sensation, Omah Lay, today unveils a fresh take on his popular single “soso”, now featuring the captivating rhythm of Reggaeton megastar, Ozuna. It’s now available for streaming HERE on Sire Records. The enchanting track, part of Omah’s celebrated Boy Alone album, has previously earned a phenomenal 240 million streams globally and the album itself has now crossed a staggering 1.1 billion streams worldwide.
Omah and Ozuna synergize their talents to enhance the allure of “soso”, intensifying its appeal as a perfect late-night vibe. Drawing upon the defining elements of afro-fusion music, “soso” creates a spellbinding ambiance, rich in catchy hooks and positive energy, which has drawn an extensive global fanbase. Since its initial viral success, the song has clocked in over 240 million global streams and the music video has generated a massive 39 million views on YouTube.
Boy Alone is not only about “soso”; the album also hosts a succession of hit singles such as “Attention” (feat. Justin Bieber), “Woman”, and “Understand”. These singles earned rave reviews and featured in high-profile publications including The New York Times, HYPEBEAST, The FADER, Billboard, and NME. Omah Lay’s talent was recognized at the 2022 NAACP Image Awards, where he was nominated for “Outstanding International Song”.
Omah Lay’s signature voice, in high demand, has graced a series of acclaimed Afrobeats tracks in the current year, contributing to Libianca’s “People”, Tempoe’s “Soweto”, and Bella Shmurda’s “Philo”, among others. The remixed version of “soso” features a dynamic verse from Ozuna, poised to propel the song to even greater popularity. This collaboration further cements Omah Lay’s status as an international artist whose charm transcends geographic and cultural barriers.