Flashback Friday, is here and is focused on bringing back or rather revamping some old memories of some songs/videos which almost all of us once listened to, partied to and loved.
Last week on #Flashbackfriday was Delimma by Nelly and Olufumi by Style-plus. While today, the first song on Throughback friday is:
Akon – LONELY
Lonely” (also known as “Mr. Lonely”) is a single by Senegalese- American R&B and hip hop singer Akon; it appears on his debut album, Trouble.
The single was released in 2005 and was his first world wide hit. It reached number one in several countries, including in the United Kingdom and Germany (where it stayed there for eight weeks), and Australia.
It was also highly popular in France where it reached number two, and in the United States when it peaked at #4.
Akon – lonely [DOWNLOAD]
The second song on this week’s flashback friday is:
Eddris abdukareem – Jaga jaga
In 2004, Abdulkareem’s third album, Jaga Jaga, appeared on Kennis. Its title track, which laments the corruption and suffering in Nigeria.
It was banned from radio airplay by Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo in a televised address, although it continued to be played in nightclubs.
The audio and video below:
Eddris abdukareem – Jaga jaga [DOWNLOAD]
Thanks for reading and we look forth to having a hit from you next week.