- Artist: Olamide ft. Phyno
- Title: Shilalo
- Genre: Afrobeat
- Released Year: 2020
- Duration: 3:10
- Album: Carpe Diem
- Producer(s): P. Prime, Pheels, ID Cabasa, Young John and V. Stix.
- Label: YBNL
- File type: MP3
Olamide ft. Phyno – “Shilalo” Stream & Download
Olamide Adedeji, popularly known as Olamide, is a Nigerian hip hop recording artist. He records in Yoruba, and English. In 2011, he released his debut studio album Rapsodi while signed to Coded Tunes. YBNL, his follow-up album, was released under his label imprint YBNL Nation.
Olamide has released his studio album, “Carpe Diem”. The music project which dropped in the early hours of Thursday, October 8, 2020, is the rapper’s 10th solo album and a follow-up to 999 which was released earlier this year. The 12-track album features guest verses from Peruzzi, Omah Lay, Bella Shmurda, Fireboy DML, Bad Boy Timz and long time collaborator Phyno. The 31-year-old rapper earlier disclosed that “Carpe Diem” is a reflection of his mind as well as the c urrent sound brewing underground in Nigeria. We get a glimpse of the state of his mind on the Bella Schmurda assisted track “Triumphant” on which Olamide disclosed how the death of his parents affected him and “he was losing his mind”.
Phyno began recording his debut studio album No Guts No Glory in 2012. The album features guest appearances from Stormrex, Omawumi, Olamide, Efa, P-Square, Timaya, Flavour N’abania, Mr. Raw, MI, Ice Prince and Runtown. It was primarily recorded in Igbo and Nigerian Pidgin. On 25 September 2012, he released the Olamide-assisted “Ghost Mode” as the album’s lead single. It won Best Collabo at both the 2012 The Headies Awards and 2013 Nigeria Entertainment Awards.[ The music video for “Ghost Mode” was released on 7 December 2012. It was shot and directed in Lagos by Clarence Peters. Sputnet Records released the album’s second single “Man of the Year (Obago)” on 23 March 2013. The song won Best Rap Single at the 2012 The Headies Awards.[ The music video for “Man of the Year (Obago)” was uploaded onto YouTube on 20 August 2013. It was also shot and directed by Clarence Peters in Abakpa Nike, and features a cameo appearance from Illbliss. In September 2013, the Nigerian Broadcasting Corporation banned the music video from being broadcast.
Nigerian Afrobeats singer and rapper, Olamide returns with a new track he titles “Shilalo” featuring rapper, Phyno taken off his just-released album “Carpe Diem“. The track “Shilalo” is the song no 9 on the 12 tracks consisted album.
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