Rising Nigerian Singer/Songwriter COCOA is poised to leave a lasting first impression (make a huge splash) on the current African music landscape with her excellent debut single “Why” and is not only taking a different route in doing so, she is also making a bold statement with it!
With her excellent R&B/Soul ballad of a debut aptly titled “Why” – laced with its exceptional vocals and moving lyrics that tug at your heart strings, Cocoa is giving listeners and critics alike a very welcome departure from the club tracks and dance floor fillers that have dominated African music in 2012.
Superbly produced by TeeBeeO (Big Boyz Ent) and wonderfully co-written by Cocoa and TeeBeeO, “Why” is a captivating and emotional debut that heralds the arrival of an exceptionally gifted new talent into the world of African music. About her debut single, Cocoa says, “this song is a ballad narrating the emotional turmoil of being in the wrong kind of relationship. A lot of women out there share similar experiences so this track lets them know that they are not alone and hopefully they gather strength from that”.
The emotion filled vocals and captivating lyrics that fuel this beautifully crafted ballad make for a perfect introduction into the world of Afrobeats and African music for Cocoa. Press PLAY now and get enthralled by the exciting new talent that is Cocoa.