MOHBAD UNVEILS HIS MUSICAL EVOLUTION IN ‘BLESSED’ EP: AN IMPRESSIVE SOPHOMORE OFFERINGby June 30, 2023
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After winning over music fans with his debut EP and igniting the Nigerian music scene with the viral hit “KPK,” Mohbad is back with a bang, eager to take his creativity to new heights. The brilliant singer and rapper is overjoyed to announce the release of his highly anticipated sophomore EP, “Blessed.”
Mohbad’s debut EP was a strong introduction to his enormous talent and aesthetic prowess. Mohbad catapulted to prominence with his collaboration with producer Rexxie, “KPK,” enthralling audiences across the globe and establishing himself as a talent to watch. He has continuously published back-to-back hits since then, revealing glimpses of his experiences and evolution as an artist.
“Blessed” maintains Mohbad’s typical introspective and soulful vocals. The EP smoothly integrates infectious melodies with his amazing command of street music, resulting in a distinct sound that sets him apart from his peers. Mohbad’s baritone voice is both engaging and enticing, effortlessly dragging listeners into his groovy tracks while also underlining the reality of the streets.
Mohbad offers a detailed picture of his own journey in “Blessed,” demonstrating his capacity to overcome obstacles and emerge as a better version of himself. His self-consciousness, authoritative swagger, and profound awareness of his musical traditions add to the EP’s appeal. Mohbad skillfully weaves together fuji percussions, demonstrating his knowledge of their progressions, and produces verses that will leave any listener speechless.
Bella Shmurda, a long-time collaborator and friend, and Zanku Boss Zlatan appear on the EP.
Mohbad plays a variety of characters, seamlessly changing from everyman to ghetto gospel preacher, griot, and even shocking us as a lover-man. Through his infectious music, he captures the essence of his experiences and conveys a powerful and relevant message.
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