Prolific producer Wole Oni has revealed in a recent
interview that he will be releasing his debut single
this April, after about 3 decades in music
production. The new single titled “Cover Me Lord”
has been over 6 months in the making and has
over 150 people who contributed to the production, on it.
“I’m releasing this as a first from the series of my
collection which will be my giving back to the
public… I have been working on this one for the
past six months [because] I had to bring in
different sounds including 25 different
percussions, flute, nylon, steel acoustic guitar, the piano, electric bass, electric guitar, different sonic
sounds, a hundred-man choir and 4 lead singers.
We also used about 8 different languages
includingEnglish, Yoruba, Ibibio, Ibo, Hausa,
Chinese, French and Spanish. As a matter of fact, I
have over 150 people on this song.” – Wole Oni said.
“Cover Me Lord” will be released on the 15th of April 2015. The song – according to Wole Oni – has
been with him since his childhood days, it was
recorded in about four different places across the
world including London, Ireland, Nigeria and
more. The song also has Nigerian-American
actress Brycee Adiah Bassey as the narrator.
Wole Oni is credited for hits including Midnight
Crew’s “Igwe”, Tosin Martins’ “Olo Mi”, Lara
George’s “Ijoba Orun”, Onyeka Onwnu’s “Peace
song” and many more. He is the founder and CEO
of Instinct Productions and Wole Oni Music