Waje (Nigeria), Isis (Kenya) & Jackie Chandiru (Uganda) come together on this soon-to-be Afro Pop classic, “Take Me Higher”. This is the first time that vocal powerhouses from both East and West Africa are collaborating on a track.
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Play Waje, Jackie Chandiru & Isis – Take Me Higher
ISIS is the freshest face of the African music scene boasting extreme versatility with a wide vocal range. She is a multi-talented artiste, a musician and model. Her sultry vocals deliver Afro fusion of jazz and R&B as experienced in her past hits “Give me Love” and “Bilo” and “Mama Africa”. Her new single, in which she has collaborated with Bamboo Tribal Dance, is a killer, upbeat dance track.
JAKIE CHANDIRU is an edgy African Diva Known for her hit “Gold Digger” which is an upbeat track and a daring yet tasteful expression of her mind and very catchy. She is a former member of Blu3 which was one of the leading girl bands in Uganda; she has since 2010 led a very successful solo career.
WAJE is one of Nigeria’s leading female musicians popularly called the ‘Queen of Nigerian pop-soul’ and the ‘love diva’, MSN.Com listed this powerhouse singer as one of Nigeria’s top 10 musicians in 2012. From award winning collaborations with some of Africa’s biggest acts including M.I, Psquare and Sarkodie amongst others, Waje has evolved into a leading light in Nigerian music churning out hits like ‘so Inspired’, ‘I wish’ and ‘OkoMi’. She has shared the stage with international acts including Wyclef Jean, Keri Hilson and others. She is currently at work on her debut album which drops in the first quarter of 2013.
For the very first time ever in Africa a pop song has brought such iconic songstresses from across the boarders together to showcase their prowess. The song is a master piece: its video is a must watch, the tune is catchy and the lyrics are out of this world. These ladies have truly outdone themselves.
“Take me higher” is the ultimate African girl power anthem. It will send chills running through everyone’s spines and leave you yearning for more from these three singing sensations…plainly put it is awesome!
This song was produced by the music genius DJ silvastone and its video was directed by the renowned Clarence Peters.
Taurus musik manages Isis and is currently working to release the video on the 11th of this month.