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Rising Afrobeat star Jaytime set for new single

Singer became popular last year after he released a Fela-inspired masterpiece titled “Come to Me” with its video stirring the hearts of music lovers

Fast rising, Nigerian hip-hop singer, Joshua Abiola James, popularly known as Jaytime is set to release a new single titled “Kiss ‘n’ Tell remix” featuring an A-list Nigerian artist.

The instrumentalist turned songwriter and singer became popular last year after he released a Fela-inspired masterpiece titled “Come to Me” with its video stirring the hearts of music lovers and consequently hitting over one million views on YouTube.

For Jaytime, he draws his musical inspiration from legendary Fela Anikulakpo whom he describes as the legend of Nigerian music.

Known for his uniqueness, Jaytime, who is also a self-signed artist, said he sees himself attaining legendary status like some of Nigeria’s biggest music stars like 2Baba, Davido, Wizkid, Burna boy while also bringing value to the Afrobeats scene.

“My love for music started at a very young age though as a drummer but I later evolved to become a professional songwriter and then a singer with performances at Gemade Estate’s carnivals, Demeg hotel and a host of events,” he said.

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