Asake, the breakout Nigerian artist, has dropped the remix EP of his chart-topping hit “Lonely At The Top,” accompanied by an evocative ensemble-directed visual by Juan Felipe of Blank Square Productions. This release coincides with the news of Asake’s debut Grammy nomination for “Amapiano,” featuring Olamide, in the Best African Music Performance category.
The original “Lonely At The Top,” featured in Asake’s recent album, ‘Work of Art,’ has achieved significant milestones, becoming the first song to surpass 100 million streams on Audiomack and holding the record as the longest-charting No. 1 song on TurnTable Top 100.
Asake’s Grammy recognition adds to his monumental year, which includes headlining renowned venues like Barclays Center and O2 Arena and receiving nominations for MTV VMA and MTV EMA Awards. His electrifying live performances at global events such as Rosendal Garden Party, Broccoli City Festival, and Afronation Miami further solidify his status as a rising star.
H.E.R., a seasoned artist with 25 Grammy nominations and 5 wins, an Academy Award, and an Emmy, collaborates on the remix, contributing to Asake’s soaring trajectory in the music industry.