Yemi Alade hosts exclusive album release party in Nairobi
Trailblazing global act and one of Africa’s most successful artists, Yemi Alade and her record label Effyzie Music Group, hosted an exclusive album release party in Nairobi, Kenya (Tue 15th Oct 2019) in celebration of her recently released fourth studio album "Woman of Steel" and short film "Home".
The party graced by key media personalities, influencers, celebrities among them: Chimano (of Sauti Sol who also was the host), Victoria Kimani, Naiboi, Hart The Band, Blinky Bill, Patricia Kihoro and Ivlyn Mutua (who translated the Swahili version of “Poverty”—Yemi’s latest Swahili song in #WOSAlbum).
Kenya release party of "Woman of Steel" comes hot off the heels of successful launch parties in Lagos, London and Paris. The acclaimed album features a host of international stars like Rick Ross, Grammy-award winner Angélique Kidjo, Afrobeats icon Duncan Mighty and Nollywood star Funke Akindele. Released through her label Effyzzie Music Group and distributed by Universal Music France, the 13-track album garnered over 1 million streams on Spotify in one week of its release.
In the short film "Home"; a single lifted off the album, Yemi makes her official debut as an actress.