The international king of Afro-Soca, Timaya reveals new single ‘Balance’, alongside wavey EP ‘Chulo Vibes’.
Born in Bayelsa, Nigeria, Timaya’s music has transcended beyond his early beginnings in the south of Nigeria to all parts of the world. The certified hit maker has numerous multiplatinum hit singles, collaborations (including the remix of his hit single “Bum Bum” with Sean Paul), 6 studio albums and the recently released ‘Chulo Vibes’ EP to his credit. Teaming up with Burna Boy, Alikiba and Machel Montano, the nine-track project is hand-picked delicacy showcasing some of his finest work to date.
The sun-soaked single ‘Balance’ leads the way and is a tropical concoction, capturing the heart and soul of afrobeats. Paired with visuals to match the music video has already hit an incredible 1.1 million views and counting. A fine balance of afrobeats with elements of soca ‘Chulo Vibes’ keeps us up to speed with a new dose of tantalising music. His innate feel-good sound and infectious melodies speak volumes and his EP provides all the warmth to brighten up the winter season.
The international star has successfully completed tours in Africa, North America, South America, Europe, Australia, and Asia and with over 190 million views on YouTube and 2 million followers on social media, the style icon certainly has a strong fan base worldwide.
When speaking on his new single Timaya said ‘Balance is just a feel good song. It’s how I felt that moment, in the studio working with Orbeat. I feel very good about where I am in my life right now and everything around me”.
Delve into the world of Timaya and soak up ‘Chulo Vibes’.