Watch Video To Timaya’s Recently Released Song ‘Born To Win’
30 June 2020
By Cheloti Joshua
Multiple award-winning Nigerian singer and songwriter Inetimi Timaya Odon better known by his stage name Timaya recently released a new song titled ‘Born To Win’.
‘Born To Win’ is Timaya's first single off his forthcoming 6th studio album, ‘Gratitude’.
Released a few days ago, the new song is a pure afrobeat tune in which the DM Records Limited boss highlights on how he has managed to win on himself.
The song has some thoughtful lyrics.
“I’m born to Win
Me I know get anybody to help so I must Win
All my life, everyday my dream is just to Win
Me I no get anybody to support me so I must Win
Na me be the boy back then dem dey borrow
Nobody really knows tomorrow,” read the lyrics for the song’s chorus.
Days after he released the ‘Born To Win’ audio, Timaya who started his solo career in 2005 with the release of "Dem Mama", which also appeared on his debut album, True Story released the following year followed it up with the official visuals.
The video premiered on June 26 and has so far registered about 190k views on YouTube.
Timaya who released his second album Gift and Grace in 2008 gained further visibility and international prominence through his third studio album De Rebirth—released in partnership with Black Body Entertainment—and its lead single "Plantain Boy".
The 42-year-old singer has to date seen his work earned him several notable awards and nominations including four Headies Awards wins, 2 AFRIMMA Awards wins, one Nigeria Music Award and an NEA Award.
Watch the ‘Born To Win’ Video: