OAP, Tito Da.Fire Changes Gear With One Kiss
Uduak Jedidiah Peters also known as Tito Da.Fire is a Nigerian Singer/Songwriter/Producer and an On-air-personality, OAP, who started his music career as a member of Kollotianz, a school boy Group with his friends. He entered the music scene with single entitled; ‘One Kiss’.
The singer, Tito Da.Fire, signed as the second artiste onto Grindiin Record, was propelled by its connection to his body of work, which the label feels can compete favourably on a global stage, coupled with Tito’s versatility and understanding of the Nigerian music terrain.
The song, ‘One Kiss’, was produced by US-based ‘Mantra’, whose credits include Future- Selfish ft. Rihanna in collaboration with MDL- producer of Justin Bieber- What do you mean. Tito Da.Fire’s addition of typical Afrobeat lyricism and rhythm, along with the talking drum gave the song that Afro-pop appeal. ‘One Kiss’ is currently receiving heavy rotation on Nigerian Radio stations. Feedbacks thus far from ‘One Kiss’ indicates that it is enjoying airplay in African countries such as Uganda, Tanzania, Ghana and South Africa.
A tour in support of the music is to be announced in the next few weeks, says a representative of the label. The video, which was premiered to the newsmen in Lagos on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at ‘Beeni Apartment’, Victoria Island, was directed by AJE Filmworks and shot on various locations in Lekki, Lagos, Nigeria.
The visuals aptly capture the blend of sounds and imageries that present a cross cultural appeal. Grindiin Records was founded in 2015 with a vision to create footprints for talented African artistes on the global music scene especially at a time when the entire world is focused on African and Nigerian Music.