Jobaa (Aina Oluwajoba Emmanuel) is a rising 20-year old artist from Lagos, Nigeria. Not too long ago, he released an attractive audiovisual for his “Olla” single, produced by Jaypizzle and engineered by Selebobo (a.k.a Mix Monsta).
Jobaa – “Olla” music video
‘Olla’ contains a relatable narrative, ear-welcoming vocals, and tuneful melodies. Also, the super catchy, percussion-driven tune possesses enthusiastic, rhythmic instrumentation flavored with afro-pop and contemporary afrobeat elements. Furthermore, “Olla” marks an exceptional start to Jobaa’s musical career.
The Ovie Etseyatse-directed music video finds Jobaa serenading his leading lady while hues of blue and pink dazzle across the screen.
“Olla” BTS photo
Jobaa’s stage name originated from his first name and the first letter of his last name. The rising artist-to-watch has made some exceptional progress, climbing up the ranks in the flourishing afrobeat market. So far, Jobaa’s “Olla” single has accumulated over 300,000 streams online, securing a #20 spot on the Nigerian iTunes chart. Also, the song has landed on various playlists including YouTube Music’s ‘Afrobeats Now’, Deezer ‘New Nigeria’, Spotify’s ‘Afro Hits’; and four playlists on Apple Music (‘New Music Daily’, ‘Future Hits’, ‘Pop Chill’, and ‘Afrobeats Workout’).
Not too long ago, Jobaa released his official debut single, entitled, “Sweet Love”, featuring Buju (a Burna Boy Spaceship Collective signee). Shortly afterward, he inked a lucrative deal with JustJoJo Entertainment Ltd (a U.K.-based entertainment juggernaut and record label). Currently, Jobaa is working on his debut EP, scheduled for release in the first quarter of 2021.
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