July 16, 2014 – Rave of the moment and current musical sensation from the stable of Now Music, Romeo has just released his first single, ‘Booty Near You’.
It is loaded with relatable lyrics, metaphors and brilliant word play, the song is in appreciation of the unique figure of the African woman.
Put together by Spyke, Now in-house producer, beat is set to take Hip Hop music back to the club scene which has been dominated by pop music in recent times.
As a singer and a rapper, Romeo ‘s unique vocal texture in’ Booty Near You’ is a sure to keep good music lovers on their feet.
Born in Onitsha, Ugwudike Romeo was raised in the entertainment city of Lagos and having participated in several talent shows, but got his big break when, along with Crystal Band, won the Nigeria Breweries Limited organised event, Star Quest.
The band recorded an album, Elevated, in 2012 under the aegis of Now Muzik. However, the young and energetic artiste decided to pursue a solo career which has produced this single.
Romeo is also a member of the Loos Kollectiv, a hip hop ensemble with an affiliation to Now Muzik, their first single Take Over was released last week to great reception.
Now Muzik is home to other great and talented artistes like 2face, Tony Oneweek, Naeto C, Rocksteady, RIghteousman, Efa, K Slim, and Loos Kollectiv.