Timi Dakolo Releases “Merry Christmas, Darling” Album
Timi Dakolo, a Nigerian singer-songwriter has just released his album titled Merry Christman, Darling. The album is in commemoration of Christmas.
The album has a total of 11 songs, the songs are Christmas themed and he has the award-winning British singer, Emeli Sande featured in the album.
Things are seemingly smooth for the artiste career-wise. 5th of this month, the singer signed a record deal with an international UK based record label, Virgin EMI Records, a subsidiary of Universal Music Group.
Also, on the 8th of this month, few days after signing an international deal with Virgin EMI Records, he announced the release of his song “Merry Christmas Darling”, featuring award-winning British singer Emeli Sande.
Dakolo shot into limelight in 2007 when he won a singing reality TV show competition, West African Idols singing competition.
From releasing the Beautiful Noise album in 2011 and having popular songs like Iyawo mi, The Vow to his credit, he went on to become a judge on The Voice Nigeria, where he took on the challenge to mentor Idyl – the 2017 winner of the singing competition.
A few of the hit singles he has to his credit include “Iyawo Mi” (2014), “Wish Me Well” (2015), “The Vow” (2016), “Medicine” (2017) and “I Never Know Say” (2018).