One of the most anticipated song and collaboration of 2021 ‘PERU’ by Fireboy DML and Ed Sheeran is officially out!!!
Before Linking up with British singer Ed Sheeran, Fireboy DML While in the United State of America for some music activation linked up with veteran music producer, Shizzi (a certified hitmaker who produced hit records for Davido & Wizkid) and recorded this smash hit, “Peru“…. An initial studio freestyle leaked by YBNL boss Olamide.
Adedamola Adefolahan widely known as Fireboy DML is an afro-life musician, signed to YBNL Nation and also EMPIRE. He infuses soul, RnB and country genres into his inherent Afro-Sound. He is known for his impeccable songwriting, his debut album – ‘Laugher Tears and Goosebumps’ and the following hit songs; ‘Jealous’, ‘Vibration’, ‘Party Scatter’, ‘Tattoo’.
In 2020, he released his sophomore album ‘APOLLO‘ under YBNL Published and EMPIRE. The project housed 17 tracks with 3 A-List artistes which are; rapper D Smoke, Wande Coal and his label boss Olamide has guest features. Major production from Pheelz, P.Prime, iamBeatz and Type A.
On ‘Apollo‘, Fireboy DML folds a diverse sonic palette into a contemporary Afropop iteration. Afrobeats fuse with the laid-back R&B of “New York City Girl” and the sensual melodies of “Tattoo”, and his silky voice conjures poignant emotions. Lyrical musings on fame, doubt and love—woven between melodic percussion from producers like Type-A—add enticing layers to the singer-songwriter’s music. He released 5 music videos for 5 tracks off the album.
Ed Sheeran may be the quintessential pop star of the 2010s, a singer/songwriter who seems to acknowledge no boundaries between styles or eras, creating a sound that’s idiosyncratic and personal. Sheeran borrows from any style that crosses his path. His big hits include; “The A Team,” “Sing,” “Thinking Out Loud,” and “Shape of You“.
Listen to Fireboy and Ed Sheeran’s PERU below