After embracing his Nigerian roots and truly discovering his sound, actor-singer Rotimi returned Friday (May 24) with his sultry Walk With Me EP. The anticipated effort arrives mainly free of features, sans the lone guest appearance from reggae artist Vanessa Bling. the seven-track EP is his first project since signing with Empire.
“This project is my baby. It’s completely me. I tried to keep it as authentic as possible, sticking to my roots and take everyone on a journey with me of where my life is at, and I’m excited to share this piece of me with the world,” Rotimi said through a press release.View this post on Instagram
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The lead single for the collection, “Love Riddim,” has garnered four million streams across numerous platforms, having supporters anticipating the release of the EP.
The multi-faceted artist has been releasing music as early as 2009, although it was his acting that made him famous. “I wanted people to hear it before they see me … forget everything about Power … let the music speak for itself,” Rotimi said in an interview with the breakfast club
- Love Riddim
- Sip Slow
- I Can’t Blame You
- Push Button Start (feat. Vanessa Bling)