Soundz & FAVE Join Forces On New Song 'Fever'
Soundz makes a triumphant return in 2023 with a new single, "Fever," following the viral success of his 2022 Tik-Tok anthem, "Attention," which solidified his position as one of the most captivating rising stars in the Afro-fusion genre.
In "Fever," Soundz collaborates seamlessly with Nigerian pop star FAVE, who recently collaborated with Afrobeats veteran, Davido. Together, they effortlessly blend seductive vocals, evocative lyrics, and captivating melodies, resulting in a distinctive and enchanting riddim.
"Fever" explores the intense longing to be with a desired romantic partner, vividly depicting the emptiness experienced when separated from them. Soundz shares, "It's an awkward feeling, and it may not be reciprocated, but it's a sentiment I wanted to express nonetheless. I described how everything felt brighter when I was in their presence, and Fave's verse added clarity to the message."
This sensual Afrofusion record combines R&B-inspired lyricism with compelling percussive basslines, delivering a polished and feel-good sound. Impressively, Soundz self-produced the track, showcasing his versatility as an artist and producer. He has previously contributed to the success of breakout records for artists like YKB, Dai Verse, and Jaido P.
Soundz reflects on the moment of excitement when Fave first heard the song, stating, "Her genuine enthusiasm upon listening to the record was a magical moment. It confirmed that we had created something truly special together." The synergy between Soundz and Fave during the creation of "Fever" is evident in the final product.
As a true multi-hyphenate, Soundz not only excels as a producer but also showcases his artistic talent and occasional video editing skills. He meticulously crafts immersive soundscapes and curates distinct imagery, elevating his music into an all-encompassing and fulfilling experience for his listeners and fans.
Undoubtedly, Soundz stands out as one of the most exciting emerging artists within the Afrobeats genre. "Fever" further solidifies his position as an artist to watch, marking him as Afrobeats' potential breakout talent with his eclectic fusion, distinctive sound, and mastery of sonic craftsmanship.
Listen to Fever here.