Tekno returns with alluring new single 'Wayo'


The multi-talented Tekno is back, and this time, with a bang. Fresh off the announcement of his exciting partnership with Mr Eazi's emPawa Africa, Tekno releases his first official single of 2024, titled Wayo. Produced by the talented Shugavybz, Wayo exhibits his signature blend of infectious rhythms and captivating vocals.

Wayo, a slang which often translates to "deceit" takes an unexpected turn in Tekno's hands. Here, it becomes a powerful declaration of love. Driven by pulsating percussion, hypnotic synths, and lush guitar arrangements, the song creates a mesmerizing soundscape that perfectly complements Tekno's enchanting vocals. His storytelling ability shines through as he weaves a tale of reassurance, passionately convincing his lover of his unwavering devotion. The lyrics, "I no come do wayo," form the central theme, a heartfelt promise that cuts through the layers of infectious melody.

The energy of the song, Wayo, extends beyond the sonic sphere. The accompanying music video, directed with a cinematic eye, takes viewers on a captivating journey through the bustling streets of Lagos. Tekno and his co-star, Nollywood sensation Uzoamaka Aniunoh, portray a passionate couple navigating the complexities of love. Their chemistry and the vivid portrayal of their emotions bring the song's message to life.

With Wayo, Tekno proves that he's not just a talented musician but a master storyteller. This song serves as an introduction to this new chapter in Tekno's career, fueled by his partnership with emPawa Africa. One can only anticipate the musical magic that will unfold as Tekno continues to progress. So move your body and swoon over Tekno's devotion in the captivating sound of the song, Wayo.

Listen to Wayo here.