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Lynxxx releases debut album ‘This is Lynxxx’ & signs groundbreaking endorsement deal with Pepsi

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When Lynxxx hit the scene, noone was sure what to expect – over the past year, Nigerian rapper Lynxxx has steadily built his fanbase and climbed up the charts with hits including his debut single, ‘Change Your Parade‘ and follow-up ‘Good Luving‘ which featured Wiz Kid. Today, global drinks giant, Pepsi signed an endorsement deal with Syndik8 Records artist, Lynxxx. He is the first Nigerian musician to receive such an endorsement with the company, joining a list of stars that has over time included the late Michael Jackson, Beyonce, Britney Spears and more recently Akon and Rihanna.
An official press conference will be held on Sunday, December 19, 2010 at 1600 at the Federal Palace Hotels and Casino marquee, followed by a private concert to launch the debut album from Lynxxx titled, THIS IS LYNXXX at 1800.

Besides headlining act, Lynxxx, the concert will also include performances by Banky W, Waje, Wizkid, Naeto C, Efya, Dipo, Chukky P, Rilwan and SDC.
Lynxxx is the flagship artist of Syndik8 Records, a Lagos based recording label. With ‘This is Lynxxx‘, he is inviting audiences into the world of a talented young performer who refuses to be pigeonholed, as this multifaceted body of work shows.
With majority of the production crafted by label mate, Ikon, the unique Syndik8 sound is brought to the fore for listeners to explore.
Since the release of hit single ‘Change Ur Parade’ in November 2009, Lynxxx has been serving up little doses of his Jollof music and after a year of tireless hard work, the full course menu is ready for general consumption. Featuring some of the most exciting acts in music today, THIS IS LYNXXX is layered with classic Hip-Hop, soul musings, R&B stylings and a dash of garage for good measure, promising a satisfactory experience that will leave you coming back for more.

The album – ‘This is Lynxxx’ features Lynxxx alongside music stars including  Mo’Cheddah, General Pype, Ikechukwu, Ghanaian songstress – Efya, Naeto C and many others. The tracks on the album were produced by Ikon, Ola Babs (Syndik8 Records affiliated), DJ Klem (Knighthouse) and Killbeats from Ghana.

This is Lynxxx – Album Tracklist

1.WHERE U BELONG
2.INTERNATIONAL
3.CHANGE UR PARADE
4.ICE CREAM FACTORY introducing Enzé
5.GOOD LUVIN’ featuring Wizkid
6.PLAYA featuring General PYPE & Falz
7.ALABUKUN featuring Banky W
8.WAHALA featuring Mo’Cheddah
9.PING!!!
10.EGO
11.MIXED SIGNALS featuring Efya
12.DON’T SAY
13.MONSTA MUZIK featuring Ikechukwu, Sauce Kid & Sarkordie
14.BIG BOOMSKOLO
15.FOLLOW ME featuring SDC & Poe
16.SPOTLIGHT
17.JOLLOF MUZIK featuring Naeto C
18.CHANGE UR PARADE (REMIX) featuring R2Bees

Lynxxx Feat. Wizkid – Good Luving
[audio:https://www.bellanaija.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/07/GOOD-LURVIN-MASTERD1.mp3]

Lynxxx feat R2Bees – Change Your Parade (Remix)
[audio:https://www.bellanaija.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/CHANGE-UR-PARADE-REMIX.mp3]

Lynxxx – International
[audio:https://www.bellanaija.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/LYNXXX-FT-DJ-CAISE-INTERNATIONAL-MXD.mp3]

Lynxxx – Change Your Parade video

Click to preview & purchase the album via NotJustOk

25 Comments

  1. Nana Bee

    December 17, 2010 at 4:06 pm

    Congrats to lynxxx. Keep making that money bro, ur UK based fans are routing for you (100%). BTW am i 1st?

  2. French Paris aaliyah

    December 17, 2010 at 4:52 pm

    ermmmm who’s this?
    courage though

  3. Lagos Boy

    December 17, 2010 at 5:10 pm

    Nice

  4. Raheem cuzno

    December 17, 2010 at 8:10 pm

    wack please rubbish

  5. iBreatheFreedom

    December 17, 2010 at 8:22 pm

    PLS LYNXXXX MARRY ME

  6. London

    December 17, 2010 at 9:26 pm

    UTUNU…..it’s cool but, I think your over doing it Lynxx

  7. femz

    December 17, 2010 at 11:34 pm

    so im drvin on kingsway road and i see a this is lynxxx “billboard” i almost crashed my car! wtf!!! this dude is elevating the game for these other acts!!! that is how u launch an album!!! and to all u haters that have been sayin he is talentless! whos laughing now? pepsi endorsement? realize he represents africa and rihanna who jus got signed reps america? THAT IS BIG!!!! getting my album 2moro! great job well done

  8. Oluwasegun

    December 18, 2010 at 8:38 am

    Nice one Lynnx.. Pepsi Endorsement.. we are getting dere Naija! Goes 2 show we can hold our own no matter what.. Been a big fan of his since ‘Change Ur Parade’.. Keep it up bro..

  9. Saffroneta

    December 18, 2010 at 1:40 pm

    Utunu …lynxxx ur too much well done and keep up the hard work

  10. swaggerific

    December 18, 2010 at 1:53 pm

    this is one of the best debut albums to come out of nigeria. no hype, i dont know him personally but i didnt skip one song on this album, from up tempo songs it blends into rnb and soul and then into hiphop!!! PERFECT AND INTERNATIONAL STANDARD MUSIC , i see this guy being one of the key 2011 players! very different nd refreshing.

  11. pizzazz890

    December 18, 2010 at 5:20 pm

    never hrd of this guy b4 but his face on pepsi billboards was a good way of stamping him in my memory. all the best dude&make the best use of this endorsement deal

  12. iHonestly don't have anything against him but...

    December 18, 2010 at 7:08 pm

    It’s not what you know, it’s who. Thank God for rich parents. There are more deserving artists. Just my own 2p.

    • Mamimams

      December 20, 2010 at 4:50 pm

      I absoloutely agree with u – rich keep getting richer and throw their crumbs down innit.

  13. the truth

    December 20, 2010 at 3:57 am

    y’all need to get ur facts right…. “He is the first Nigerian musician to receive such an endorsement with the company, joining a list of stars that has over time included the late Michael Jackson, Beyonce, Britney Spears and more recently Akon and Rihanna.” That is a wrong statement to make….

    He is not joining their league because he is not the face of pepsi worldwide… probably the face of pepsi NIGERIA… that in itself is a good thing..
    But y’all are pushing it by putting him in the league of MJ, beyonce and co… Those ones had their ads run worldwide, lynxx will probably have his ad run in Nigeria… i aint hating, think about it; is lynxx’s face on an ad or in a commercial in yankee or china gonna bring in money for pepsi? NO! WHY? cos he does not have a strong fan base there… long story short, bella pls get ur facts right… congrats to lynxx though, bigger things to come..

    Plus, hasnt JAY JAY OKOCHA HAD AN ENDORSEMENT WITH PEPSI BEFORE?

  14. the truth

    December 20, 2010 at 4:00 am

    Oops, just realised that it said first nigerian musician… scrap my jajy jay comment then…

    sha sha, the wording of the article makes one believe that he signed an endorsement with pepsi worldwide… which i doubt is the case…

  15. Missy

    December 20, 2010 at 12:52 pm

    Absolutely impressed by this young man. A very diverse sound. Different from what we have in Naij and that takes courage. Keep it up. Pepsi deal is mad but ur music is madder!

  16. funmi o

    December 20, 2010 at 2:42 pm

    i have to say, he has officially upped the standards of Nigerian Music for all artists! setting a distinction between an album release and album LAUNCH!!! every star was in the building from Genevive, mi, to banky! the performances were amazing and LYNXXX STAGE PRESENCE WAS INCREDIBLE!!! the album is a must!! ill say the best album to come out in years!!! WELL DONE

  17. fineboykosipimples

    December 20, 2010 at 10:42 pm

    for those that dont know, lynxxx sister is an editor on bella naija…not sayin thats the reason for the hype but hey…i am just saying. doubt she’ll let this comment go thru tho.

  18. to the truth

    December 21, 2010 at 12:15 am

    @the truth, get ur facts right he represents pepsi period. at the press conference the pepsi reps said he joins the league of the likes of Mj etc to be endorsed by pepsi………and its not pepsi nigeria he represents africa!

    why do we like to bring others down?

    • the truth

      December 21, 2010 at 11:22 pm

      my point is he is not onna have the impact MJ and the rest had… He might be repping pepsi africa, but really tho, how far will that go? Nigeria, Ghana, maybe Kenya and SA…

      I’m not hating, i think it is impressive… and u clarified sumn, u said he’s being endorsed by pepsi… the article on here made it sound as tho he will repping pepsi worldwide… and my dear there is a difference bwtn pepsi worldwide, and pepsi continentally and pepsi regionally…

  19. Tina

    December 21, 2010 at 2:15 am

    Na wa O! Who know who dem dey call lynxxx??? He better represents O! As good as I am in the music industry, never heard of him. How much more PEPSI endorsement. Who U -???? Make e nor bite more than he can swallow O! If the Nigerian populace doesn’t like his music, then He is DEAD. Na M.I deserve such and endorsement O! BellaNaija….POST MY HONEST COMMENT O! Nor make me think funny O!

    • shopperholic

      December 21, 2010 at 3:34 pm

      its like u hv been in a cave bcos if u have been in Nigeria or intune with nigerian music u would know that he had one of the most popular songs the whole of 2010! do ur research on ‘change ur parade’

  20. shopperholic

    December 21, 2010 at 2:13 pm

    have u heard the album??? i must say its or if not the best album to drop from nigeria in years! there is something for everyone on it…. to be honest, i was expecting the same kind of songs all through but from the beginin of the the album the diversity overwhelmed me, theres this song called mixed signals, a cross between rnb and hiphop its a must listen for us ladies!!! wish u all the best Lynxxx, u have proved ur worth!

  21. that person

    July 24, 2011 at 12:38 pm

    Album is sick nice one lynxxx we love you keep up the goodwork and pepsi endorsement in youur face haters

  22. Ifesinachi emele aka trekhadi

    September 12, 2012 at 2:31 pm

    Dis album is sooo hot men….?wat u gonna do abut it.the two tracks i really luv 4rm his album is the change ur parade tin,suck bella make shirt fine cos u play me lyk a game ur controlin me my hands all chained u are holdin men,wap up to ya lynxxx utu nu.keep trekin

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