ODUMODUBLVCK chosen as the featured artist for this month’s Rap Life Africa by Apple Music

The episode features new music from ODUMODUBLVCK, all the breaking hip-hop news, and the hottest tracks of the week from around Africa!

Tune in to Rap Life Radio With Ebro now on Apple Music 1.

Apple Music’s Rap Life Radio, presented by Global Editorial Head of Hip-Hop and R&B, Ebro Darden will feature Nigerian rapper ODUMODUBLVCK (real name Tochukwu Ojogwu) on this week’s episode. Ebro and Africa Now host Dadaboy Ehiz chat about his latest single “Declan Rice”, available to stream on Apple Music.

Alongside ODUMODUBLVCK, Rap Life Radio also features a new track from South African-based rappers K.Keed & Yung Tyran called “Simpin 2 Pimpin”, as well as a track from Nigerian rapper Falz feat. Vector called “Mr Yakubu”.

Spotlight On
Named after the England and West Ham footballer, “Declan Rice” is characterised by its smooth flow and hard-hitting delivery, and was even cosigned by the defensive midfielder who says he’s a massive fan of ODUMODUBLVCK track.

First To Know
“Being chosen for the cover of April’s RAP LIFE is not only a win for me but a win for rap and hip-hop in Nigeria,” ODUMODUBLVCK tells Apple Music. “It’s an even bigger win for my city Abuja, because we can sometimes be overlooked and put in second place within the music industry in Nigeria.”

Last Word
“Two years ago, I told my supporters that the time was coming for rap and hip hop in Nigeria. Now is the time to change the game, the time to open the eyes of many. A big shout out to Apple Music and to my label Native Records for trusting me to lead a new wave. Let the new era begin. Now!”

Rap Life Africa serves as a companion to Apple Music’s flagship hip-hop playlist, Rap Life.

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