Yemi Alade's 'Single & Searching' Video Featuring Falz Hits 10 Million YouTube Views
20 January 2021
Photo Source: Yemi Alade/Twitter
By Khisa CJ
A video for the 2017 hit single from Nigerian Afropop singer, songwriter, actress and activist - Yemi Alade dubbed 'Single & Searching' has surpassed a 10 million views mark on YouTube.
The video stars celebrated comic Gloria Oloruntobi popularly known as Maraji alongside Yemi Alade and Falz.
Award winning Clarence Peters directed the visuals that premiered on YouTube on November 10, 2017.
Taking it to Twitter to share with her fans the latest milestone, Yemi Alade posted: "#10MILLIONVIEWS and counting #singleandsearching - ft @falzthebahdguy #yemialademafia #EMPRESS."
'Single & Searching' is a fresh budding hit which features afro hip hop force Falz and is housed in Yemi Alade's third studio album Black Magic.
The album was released by Effyzzie Music Group on December 15, 2017, a follow-up to her 2017 EP Mama Afrique.
'Single & Searching' was released on November 3, 2017, and features a rap verse by Falz - his third collaboration with Yemi Alade.
The video features a cameo appearance from Nigerian comedian Gloria Oloruntobi and it sheds light on married men who fail to provide for their wives, and showcases the pain women endure as a result of their husband's betrayal.
Yemi Alade has a reputation of making good music videos and 2020 saw visuals for the hit single 'Shekere' featuring Angelique Kidjo ranked among the 10 most watched videos by African artists on YouTube with over 16 million views.