Ayola set to drop new EP ‘Scum’
Canada-based Nigerian Afro-soul singer and songwriter, Abdullah Abubakre popularly known as Ayola has announced the completion of his debut project, an extended playlist titled “Scum”.
Ayola, who took to his social media pages on Wednesday, October 14, 2020 said the album will be available in streaming plartforms by the end of the month.
According to the singer, the five-track EP will drop on the 30th of October 2020.
The tracks are “Fe Mi, Bola, Scum, Starve, and Kudi”, written thematically to experiment with subgenres of afro soul and pop.
He wrote, “So my debut EP titled “Scum”, will drop Oct 30th.
“I’m really excited for this project, as it’s officially the beginning of my journey, and I’m so mad passionate about songwriting right now.
“The project was inspired by my desire to experiment with different sub-genres of Afro-pop and Afro-soul music, and the feeling to explore some of my songwriting skills, it’s about to be lit,” he added.
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Hope everyone having a decent weekend🤷🏿♂️. So my debut EP titled “Scum”, will drop Oct 30th. Link to preorder will be up shortly. I’m excited for this project really as it’s officially the beginning of my journey, and I’m so mad passionate about songwriting right now. The project was inspired by me wanting to experiment with different sub-genres of Afropop and afrosoul music, and me feeling to explore sone of my songwriting skills, it’s about to be lit fr🔥. #soulmusic #ayolamusic #scumthealbum #ep #newmusic #afropop #authentic #folk #pop #afrofolk #goodmusic🎶
This is the first project from the singer who recently joined Soul City Music Co-op, an artist-owned music label based in Windsor, Ontario.
Pre-order here Scum – EP by Ayola