Nigerian-born singer-songwriter NISSI, ignites the music world with a magnetic new single ‘Nobody’ featuring the remarkable Fireboy DML. ‘Nobody’ captures the essence of love, loyalty, longing, and self-discovery, making it relatable to a wide audience. It is the perfect teaser for NISSI’s upcoming EP ‘UNBOXED’.
NISSI, who has had an eventful year following her performance around the globe, is known for her soulful and distinctive sound which has been making waves in the music industry with her unique blend of Afrobeat, jazz, and R&B influences.
The single ‘Nobody’ produced by the award-winning musician and producer TSB and co-produced by Kiyagi and Eyes, is a sultry blend of Afrobeat, R&B, and Pop, a masterpiece that blends NISSI’s mesmerizing vocals with Fireboy DML’s signature style, creating a magnetic and intoxicating musical experience.
In a recent interview, NISSI shared her excitement for the single: ‘Nobody’ comes from a place deep within me, a realization about what love truly means. To me, love is about absolute loyalty. It’s the kind of loyalty that remains unwavering even when everything else fades away – people, looks, you name it. Loyalty is that eternal flame that never dims. ‘Nobody’ is a celebration of this profound connection, centered around love and loyalty. When the idea for the song took root, I knew I wanted to explore the theme of two individuals who are willing to move mountains for each other. It’s that unbreakable bond where nothing else matters, where they’re ready to defy the world just to be together”.
Talking about what it was like working with Fireboy DML, the proficient artist said, “The process of creating the song with Fireboy DML flowed seamlessly. There was a natural chemistry between us, and our ideas bounced off each other effortlessly. It was a collaboration that felt entirely unforced; as if the music was simply coming together in the most organic way. The songwriting journey felt so refreshingly natural, like a conversation where each word and melody easily fell into place. It’s those moments when creativity feels like second nature that truly make the process magical. Together, our collaboration paints a vivid picture of a connection that’s pure and loyal”.
The EP ‘UNBOXED’, which is slated for release via Spaceship Records and EMPIRE on October 5, promises to be a sonic journey like no other. Each track on the EP tells a story, drawing from Nissi’s personal experiences and emotions, making it a deeply relatable and emotionally charged musical offering. The EP ‘UNBOXED’ can now be pre-ordered from September 15th.
‘Nobody’ is set to be released on all digital platforms with the music video today Friday, September 15.