Adekunle Gold Hints at New Album, Describes 'Afro Pop Vol 1' As His Most Successful Project
12 May 2021
Photo Source: Adekunle Gold/Twitter
By Khisa CJ
Nigerian highlife singer Adekunle Gold has described his 2020-released album 'Afro Pop Vol 1' as his most successful project.
The singer who is also a songwriter and graphic designer released the 10-track album, which is his career third, on August 21, 2020.
It was nominated for two 14th The Headies Awards - Album of the Year and Best Pop Album.
In a tweet, Adekunle Gold thanked his fans for supporting the project that houses among others the hit singles 'AG Baby' featuring Trinidadian singer Naila Blackman and 'Something Diffrent'.
The 34-year-old singer also dropped a hint that he will be releasing a new album before the end of this year (2021)
"Grateful for Afro Pop Vol 1. My most successful project by farrr so far. Thank you all. Let's go again this year," Adekunle Gold posted on his official Twitter handle.
The singer recently released a new song dubbed 'It Is What It Is' which already has an official music video that premiered on April 30, 2021.
Born Adekunle Kosoko, Adekunle Gold gained widespread attention after releasing the 2015 hit single 'Sade', a highlife cover of One Direction’s 'Story of My Life'.
His debut studio album 'Gold' released in 2016, debuted at number 7 on the Billboard World Albums chart.