Renowned Nigerian Afropop sensation, Bella Alubo, has unleashed her latest musical masterpiece titled ‘Lagos 101’.
With a consistent history of dazzling her audience, Bella Alubo delves into the intriguing facets of Lagos city in her new project.
‘Lagos 101’ is a 9-track album that offers a vibrant exploration of the unique characteristics of Lagos. The album features a collaboration with Nigerian award-winning rapper Falz, as well as an impressive joint effort with The Notorious B.I.G & Ty Dolla $ign on ‘G.O.A.T’.
Boasting a lineup of skilled producers including Syn X, Kayo Musiq, Elliot Osagie, Kensaye, Shwoff, and The Abe Effect, the album’s eponymous track ‘Lagos 101’ takes the lead. The track’s introduction features the popular Lagos saying “Better shine your eye,” a cautionary note to newcomers about the intricacies of Nigeria’s vibrant city.
‘Lagos 101’ touches on significant societal themes such as classism, sexism, abuse of power, and unemployment. The collaboration with Falz brings his trademark comical storytelling style, playfully adding depth to the song’s narrative, enhanced by its choir-style chorus.
Through ‘Lagos 101′, Bella Alubo delivers an engaging musical experience that invites listeners to dive into the dynamic tapestry of Lagos’ cultural landscape.