8 November 2017

Nigeria: New Sound, New Stlye - Afro-Rumba Music Genre Pioneered in Nigeria By Eghe Nimose (Written By Starcloud Records)

Mr Afro-Rumba (as he's called) with the stage name EGHE NIMOSE, has an unprecendented style of music which he coined "Afro-Rumba". A fusion of Afro-beat from Nigeria and Rumba music from Congo.

No one has his style of Rumba music, at least not yet.Though a little similarities can be found in far East Africa, in the likes of Koffi Olomide, Ferre Gola and Fally Ipupa. The uniqueness in his Afro-Rumba can easily be spotted with his beautiful and mesmerizing voice along with unique compositions and music progressions.

Eghe Nimose (Born Kelvins Eghosa Aghayedo), was born in Benin City - Edo State, Nigeria. Where he spent most of his childhood and youthful days. This foundation speaks volume in his music, which is categorized with his native language "Bini" with some french, Lingala Congolese and English languge.

From his upcoming all-rumba album, comes this hit single "She's Bad". "She's Bad" is a composition of slow sensual Rumba and Soukous, leaving you feeling the blues and then happy after moving body. Produced and released under StarCloud Records.

"I am the next big thing, it is my time to define African Music and to present my own part of Africa to the World. There is hip-hop, there is rap, R&B and Dance-hall. Afro-Rumba is our R&B and Dancehall, and I will export it to the entire Universe! ", the artist said.

Currently signed to StarCloud Records, a music firm based in Abuja, Nigeria. StarCloud Records is also responsible for the artist management and the forth-coming album. An album unveiling event with the presence of the press and media will be announced by the end of December 2017 with the album expected to be released by January 2018.

The hit single "She's Bad" is available for download from all leading music stores and download sites Worldwide.


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