Egbezi – Afrocentric: The Adaptation Album
About two years after “No Fear! The Inoculation Album” Warri hip-hop act, Egbezi finally releases his long awaited sophomore LP, “Afrocentric: the AdAptAtion Album”.
After revealing the album’s title in 2019 till date, Egbezi has kept tabs in the game with singles like “It’s OkAy to be Different”, “BlAst” featuring Payper Corleone, including a couple of shots and Trailer video to further reflect the album’s “Afrocentric” theme – a blend of Hip-Hop & African Culture.
With Hip-Hop as its primary genre, the album centres on Africa – Lifestyle, environment, sounds and so on. It is remarkably influenced by some African genres and sub-genres as inspired by some of the continent’s prolific musical icons such as Fela Anikolapo Kuti, King Robert Ebizimor, Ras Kimono, Brenda Fassie, to mention a few.
Spanning 10 tracks total, the project features Asikey, Payper Corleone and PayBac Iboro. Production duties were carried out by Egbezi and Wolexly.
Stream “Afrocentric: The Adaptation Album” below: