- Artist: Niniola
- Title: Addicted
- Genre: Afro pop, Afro House
- Released Year: 2020
- Duration: 04:03
- Album: Colour and Sounds
- Producer(s): Sarz
- Label: Naija Review
- File type: MP3
Niniola – “Addicted” Stream & Download
During her growing days in secondary school, she participated in various activities and competitions due to her love for music. She also did a sort of request show where she would sing any song requested by her classmates. She was known for her clear vocals and tagged ‘the human radio.’ Her Role model in music is Dolly Parton, The Cranberries, Beyonce, Madonna, Celine Dion, and Angelique Kidjo.
Niniola came into the limelight when came out as the 3rd runner-up in the famous MTN Project Fame, West Africa Season 6 in 2013. She performed alongside Kcee in his song ‘Limpopo’ during the competition and also performed her song ‘Itura’ produced by Cobhams Asuquo. Niniola released her Official debut album which she titled ‘Ibadi’ on the 19th of March 2014. The hit single ‘Ibadi’ which was produced by Sarz peaked on many national music charts and got wide airplay. Her singles, ‘Ibadi’ and ‘Gbowode’ were used as the soundtrack for the Nigerian television series ‘Gidi up.’ She was also listed in the notjustOK’s 15 Artists to Watch in 2015.
Niniola has a way of moving out of her normal shy personality on stage and morphing into her fiery stage presence. She knows how to bring her audiences alive with her music.
Niniola other singles are Akara Oyibo, Soke, Shaba, J’ete, Jigi Jigi, start All Over, Maradona, Sicker, Magun, Saro, Oyin and many others. She describes her music style as Afro-House which is a combination of Afro beats and House music. Her music lyrics are mostly in her native language Yoruba. Niniola has revealed that she loves her culture and language which makes her songs beautiful. After the huge success of her 2020 debut single ‘FANTASY’ Niniola returns with a new African House-sound titled “ADDICTED” produced by certified hit maker- SARZ.
The Queen of Afro House NINIOLA delivers some fresh summer heat with “Addicted,” the latest single from her upcoming sophomore album, Colours and Sounds, dropping in September. Following on the heels of the Afrobeat-inspired “Fantasy” featuring Femi Kuti, Niniola returns to her signature sound on a hypnotic rhythm from close collaborator and long-time producer SARZ .
“‘Addicted’ is about searching for a long-lost love,” Niniola says. “Having a crazy addiction to love.” Just click below to listen to the song.