The new rave of the moment, Jonathan Joshua Unekuojo, popularly known as Nathanjae has taken the Nigerian music industry by storm with a two songs EP, entitled, Two’s Day, which is currently wowing his numerous fans in Nigeria and beyond.
The EP, dropped on the 2nd of February, this year, which has become a household name, is currently enjoying ceaseless airplays on radio and TV stations across Nigeria. it is presently streaming with three thousand followers across all platforms.
According to the Computer Science/Electronics graduate of the prestigious Lead City University, Ibadan, the title of the EP ‘Two’s Day’ is synonymous with two songs in the album, which dwells on the relationship between man and woman, boys and girls in the society.
He said the songs preach about good life and love as it relates to societal coexistence, urging them to embrace peace and love in their daily activities.
In “Two’s Day,” produced by Fedo and engineered by Emmyzyz Adager, Nathanjae shows his diversity by creating a unique sound with a fusion of Afrobeat, Hip Hop, Ethnic pop, Reggae, combined with sublime lyrics, a catchy hook, using trending slangs crowned with subtle vocals and a message for the ladies and the fellas.
He revealed that ‘Two’s Day’has a follow up video for one of the singles in the EP, ‘Stew Gang’ (ft Eeskay) and many more activities planned to entertain his fans and critics.
The Afrobeat cum Afrotrap sensation, who got his musical inspiration from his mother, who was a gospel artist in her days, has been into music since the age of nine, and has evolved over the years, enabling him to be prolific in the art, carving a niche with his energetic performance as he creates lovely tunes, spinning them into gold by making hit after hits.
Hear him: I actually started my music career in the church at Jubilee Bible Church, because I ve been a church boy, and I performed on the stage for the first time when I was in SS3.
“It is a moment I cannot forget because the performance was electrifying as my audience were all over me yearning for more. Ever since, it has been no looking back and everywhere has been cool.
That is why in one of the songs ín the EP, I entitled it ‘Stew Gang, meaning everywhere is cool for jollification.”
The 24 years old singer who hails from Kogi State, has been known for his hot singles and EP such as Money & Kush, Awon Boiz Mi, Shay Na Me and Gbedu 4the gods.
Nathanjae, has performed with several prominent artistes in the music industry, such as Rapper sensation, M.I. Abaga, Davido, Mayourkun, DJ Spinnal, Dremo, Terezee, Zlatan, among others, and his favourite artiste globally is the iconic songwriter and performer, Oxleade.
“I love Oxleade because he does the kind of music I relate to.
“He is a global icon. That is why my dream and aspiration is to first take Africa by storm, be an icon, then take to global stage and be known worldwide.”
Nathajae thanks all the music artistes for their efforts they have put in place to develop the industry in Nigeria, saying that it has become a lucrative business.
According to him, it is one business that has grown up and kept appreciating in the whole world.