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HomeAfrica & the DiasporaFireboy and Asake's "Bandana (New Song)" is trending worldwide.

Fireboy and Asake’s “Bandana (New Song)” is trending worldwide.

This year has been off to a great start for Fireboy DML as the Nigerian artist is joining the long list of Nigerians to hit 100 million streams on all music platforms.

Fireboy DML  has dropped a music video for his newly released single “Bandana” featuring Asake.

Their debut collaboration whose YouTube link is at the end of this article is simply a smash that is on Fireboy DML’s album Playboy.

In the new video that is making a huge trend in Nigeria and across the world, the two artists are going beyond expectations by showcasing their different capabilities.

“Bandana” was directed by TG Omori and is named after a scarf.

Both artists are seeing wearing scarves in the video. Fireboy DML pairs his scarf with a black leather jacket while Asake is dressed in a designer suit and covered in jewelry.

Playboy album was released on August 5th and contains a 14-track album including his viral hit singles “Peru” and “Peru remix” featuring Ed Sheeran.

The energy in this song is something else and Fireboy DML’s fans worldwide can’t get enough of it.

“As a Kenyan wherever I go, all I hear is Nigerian Music. What Kenyans appreciate about Nigerian Music is that it is so original, no copying of western culture, but rather a depiction of African culture in its most original form”, comments Charles Omwoyo on Fireboy DML & Asake – Bandana’s official YouTube video.

Nigerian musicians and directors are being praised as a result of this song for their collaborative spirit which goes a long way in promoting the Nigerian music industry.

The industry is growing fast and many musicians are rising on a global scale.

According to Statista,  Nigeria’s music revenue grew from 26 million U.S. dollars in 2014 to 34 million U.S. dollars in 2018, and by 2023 the revenue is expected to amount to 44 million U.S. dollars.

Let’s recall that both Fireboy and Asake are signed by YBNL Nation, a record label founded by Nigerian rapper Olamide.

Here is the official video on YouTube:

Bandana fireboy lyrics

Low-keyAll of them don dey noticeI’m not jokingAll my guys dem, dem know meSince ’06I’ve been writin’ this storyI no be OGBut, if you ask dem, dem know me
I no dey blow treesOrin lo nyi mi l’ori (l’o-o-ri)Music chose meJust know this and know peace (know peace)I dey lowkeyBut, I’m never lonelySexy ladiesCome whine fi me slowly
Na the love wey I see na hin wey give me liverI be ghetto boy, I be sinnerFear nobody, only JehovahAnd, I thank the Lord, I dey go farUsain Bolt, mo d’alebaShout out s’awon t’emi ninu ShittaBandana lori bi ti 2PacMidnight walkers, Karashika, ahh
Dem never see me comin’ (joor-joor, joor-joor)Hmm-mm, comin’ (l’Eko)Mo gbe wan ni “is coming” (ii-yeah-yeah, oh-yoh)Naija boy wey dey go foreign (wey go foreign)Wey go foreign (wey go foreign)Oshey, Mr. Money (oshey, Mr. Money)
I’m never weak, I never cease (ahn-ahn)‘Til eternity, I’m on fireMy legacy will not dieMy family is for lifeWhere dem dey?Who dem be? (awon da?)Dem go craze, dem go tireDem go say, dem go say (dem go say, dem go say)“Dem no know wetin dey sup” (“dem no know wetin dey sup”)
But, low-keyAll of them don dey notice (ahn-ahn-ahn)I’m not jokingAll my guys dem, dem know me (ahn-ahn, ahn)Since ’06 (’06)I’ve been writin’ this story (sto-ry)I no be OGBut, if you ask dem, dem know me(Giddem)
Na the love wey I see na hin wey give me liver (give me liver)I be ghetto boy, I be sinner (I be ghetto boy, I be sinner)Fear nobody, only JehovahAnd, I thank the Lord, I dey go far (I dey go far)Usain Bolt, mo d’aleba (aleba)Shout out s’awon t’emi ninu ShittaBandana lori bi ti 2PacMidnight walkers, Karashika, ahh
Dem never see me comin’ (joor-joor, joor-joor)Hmm-mm, comin’ (l’Eko)Mo gbe wan ni “is coming” (ii-yeah-yeah, oh-yoh)Naija boy wey dey go foreign (wey go foreign)Wey go foreign (wey go foreign)Oshey, Mr. Money
Dem never see me comin’Hmm-mm, comin’Mo gbe wan ni “is coming” (mo gbe wan ni)Naija boy wey dey go foreignWey go foreignOshey, Mr. Money (oshey, Mr. Money)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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