International collaborations are now commonplace as the Nigerian music business and Global Music steadily close the gap.
Getting a worldwide musician to include Nigerians in a song used to be a pipe dream and near-impossible task, but things have changed, and now foreign acts are happy to work with us.
The likes of Beyonce, Kanye West, Drake, Chris Brown, Meek Mill, Madona, Ed Sheeran, Akon, Usher, Selena Gomez, Justin Bieber, and many more have collaborated with Nigerian artists.
Joining the list of Nigerian music star who has collaborated with international act is Ayra Starr.
The fast-rising singer has unveiled her newest project with American singer and actress, Kelly Rowland.
Taking to Instagram, Ayra Starr announced she would release a song with the music icon.
“Super excited to share this with you all. Someone I’ve always wanted to work with and it’s in my song Bloody Samaritan….the beautiful legend @kellyrowland out tomorrow!!!!”.
This has left her fans screaming with joy as they cheered her on.
Peter Okoye, Ebuka Uchendu, Mercy Macjoe and others all took to her comment section to fuel her drive.
Comedienne Warri Pikin wrote, “9ja to the world. Mehhhhhhhhh
Ebuka wrote, “We’re eating good
Denola Grey wrote, “What????
Mercy Macjoe wrote, “Yessssss Girl
Peter Psquare commented with several emojis.
Ayra Starr isn’t the only Mavin’s signee who has collaborated with international act.
Rema had collaborated with American singer, actress and beauty mogul Selena Gomez.
Selena Gomez revealed via her Instagram page that she was collaborating with him on his remix hit song, ‘Calm Down’.
In the video she shared with her over 200 million followers, Selena hoped that her fans love and enjoy the song.
Speaking about meeting the singer, she said she was excited to meet the person who asked her for a collaboration finally.