Nigerian singer, songwriter and author, Ọlawale Ọlọfọrọ, better known as Brymo, has dropped two albums, as his eighth project and ninth studio albums respectively.
The talented artiste disclosed the news via his social media pages, describing the albums as an “ode to every 1, to every SIGMA, woman and man, to order!..
‘’9 is completion, and entrance of a new phase… an ode to every 1, to every SIGMA, woman and man, to order!.. This is homage to karma, and to the seasons!!! ..
The two projects “Esan” and “Harmattan and Winter” both have nine songs each, as reflected in their respective artworks.
The Oleku crooner wrote and performed all the songs in the album. All the songs on the ‘Esan’ album were produced and mastered by Mikky Me Joses, while songs in ‘Harmattan and Winter’ were produced and mastered by Ezenwa Bigfootinyourface Ogbonna.
‘Esan’ means revenge in Yoruba language, while ‘Harmattan and Winter’ is symbolism for the transition from insufficiency to sufficiency.
Both albums explore heartbreak and healing. He will host Organised Chaos on October 1, 2021.
The project follows Libel EP, his riveting response to accusations of sexual harassment.
He released his debut studio album, Brymstone in 2007, and follow up with his second studio album titled The Son of a Kapenta, which he dropped in 2012.
Prior to the album release, he signed a record deal with Chocolate City in 2010 but was accused of breaching his contract with the label in 2013. His third studio album Merchants, Dealers & Slaves was released on October 20, 2013.
In October 2014, Brymo released his fourth studio album Tabula Rasa and in 2015, he released an eight-track compilation album titled Trance.
He signed an international distribution deal with Tate Music Group in 2015, and released his fifth studio album Klĭtôrĭs on May 9, 2016.
In March 2018, he released his critically acclaimed sixth studio album Oṣó (The Wizard) and in 2019, he dropped AAA, the debut 5-track EP from a band of the same name.