Nigerian born singer/songwriter MARENIKAE hosted a listening session for her upcoming EP Ajebutter. Introducing a new genre of music coined “afromerge” MARENIKAE’s sound seeks to fuse her native African culture with her current American home. Atlanta music industry tastemakers were invited to a cultural experience complete with African dance, music and an authentic Nigerian meal complete with a signature alcoholic beverage. Guests were treated to an advance version of the EP and asked to give feedback on favorite song and potential follow-up single. Upon leaving guests were given gift bags with African soap, incense and sweet treats along with background information on each item. Aside from media and several music executives, MARENIKAE welcomed Wondaland artist Roman GianArthur and Bando Jonez.
MARENIKAE released the debut single “Remember”, an Afromerge feminine anthem in August 2017. You can hear ‘Remember” by visiting www.marenikae.live.
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