AKEJU is a Nigerian-Ghanaian singer based in New York. His major music genres are Afrobeat, Afropop, Afro Dancehall and Pop. He is out to promote a strong synergy between Africa and other cultures in the world with songs and fashion style.
AKEJU’s love for music started at a very young age due to his attachment to the songs he grew up listening to. Inspired by the songs from great musicians such as Nat King Cole, Bob Marley, and Fela Kuti, he started his music career over a decade ago from writing lyrics and later moved into recording his own songs and performing.
AKEJU has performed in notable events like “The Art of Speech for Humanity Concert” in London, “Africa Unites Tour” in South Africa; and the “Save Africa Concert Foundation” at the Apollo Theater in Harlem, New York, which had Nelson Mandela’s wife, Winnie was in attendance. Most recently performed at Movies Under the Stars: Black Panther at Richard Rodgers Ampitheatre, which was co-produced by the NYC Parks Department.
His most recent songs are Kiss and Tell remix featuring Beenie Man, Most High featuring Alexis Layne and Loving You featuring Khady Diop. He concluded the video shoot of his new single titled ‘Kiss and Tell’ in the United States which he released the end of 2017.