Sultry singer, Chidinma Ekile, has released a new single titled ‘Love Me’, which, according to her, aims to spark up her fans, emotions.
Produced by Oscar, ‘Love Me’ is described as a mid-tempo song that incorporates contemporary Igbo string and percussion sounds. It is made for anyone that has ever found love and joy in the eyes of another.
In ‘Love Me’, Chidinma professes the depth of her love to her love, her life and her best friend. She follows the profession of love with a request to be loved in return.
“Love me like you’ve never loved anyone”, she sings. In the heartfelt song, Chidima code switches from English to her native Igbo, to ensure her message cuts across varied audience.
Chidinma, the sixth of seven children, hails from Imo State. She won the third edition of Project Fame in 2010. She started working with Tobechukwu Ejiofor Melvin (Ill Bliss) as his manager and she became the first female musician to peak at number 1 on the MTV Base official Naija Top Chart.
In 2011, she released her self-titled debut studio album, ‘Chidinma’ where she worked with producers like Tha Suspect, Teey Mix, Cobhams, Oscar and Wiz boy. She eventually met Clarence Peters and got signed to his record label, Capital Hill Record.
An ambassador and a contemporary afro pop singer, songwriter, performer, recording artiste, Chidinma has worked with artistes like Illbliss, Banky W, Tha Suspect, Wizkid, Flavor, Sound Sultan, Awilo, Toofan just to mention a few.
She won her first award, the Best Female West African Act Category at the 2012 KORA Awards in Ivory Coast and the award plaque was presented to her by Didier Drogba. She performed her club banger, ‘Kedike’ at the ceremony.