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    Seasoned Afrobeats Crooner Jaywon Shares New Single: For My Head

    Seasoned Afrobeats Crooner Jaywon Shares New Single: For My Head

    The Award-winning Musician And Producer To Release Highly Anticipated ‘Evergreen’ Album On June 28.

    As he inches ever closer to his long-awaited and highly anticipated Evergreen album, which arrives on June 28, award-winning Nigerian musician and producer JAYWON returns with a heartfelt new single titled ‘For My Head’ featuring the exceptional talent of afropop sensation Spyro. This track is a masterful blend of their vocals, creating an afropop love song that is both soothing and emotionally resonant.

    For My Head’ delves into themes of genuine love and emotional honesty in relationships, with Jaywon and Spryo waxing lyrical trying to reassure their lovers of the genuine nature of their love, and affirming the depth of their affection and commitment, making it an instant mood lifter.

    Marked by innovation and collaboration across continents, the creative process behind ‘For My Head’ sees the track recorded and produced between Dallas, Lagos, and Accra, with Jaywon, Spyro, and producer Marphy Jay working through late night remote studio sessions and virtual transfers to bring the track together. Renowned Lebanese audio engineer and producer Moukhtar Doughan, who has previously worked with Snoop Dogg, Ne-Yo, and Maya Soufii, among others, also offers his mastering skills to add a further layer of brilliance and finesse to ‘For My Head’.

    The infectious afrobeats and R&B fusion offering is driven by its captivating melodies infused with authentic afro soundscapes that excellently capture the track’s essence of love and passion. The melodious anthem serves as the final prelude to Jaywon’s eagerly awaited album Evergreen, which is scheduled to drop on June 20, with the album promising to push creative boundaries and solidify Jaywon’s legacy in the global music industry. With its timeless appeal, ‘For My Head’ is poised to resonate with fans and critics alike, heralding a new era of Jaywon’s musical journey.


    Jaywon is a distinguished figure in the Nigerian music industry, celebrated for his multifaceted career as a singer, songwriter, producer, and actor. Since bursting onto the scene in the late noughties, Jaywon has carved out a niche for himself with his distinctive blend of afropop and R&B, resonating deeply with audiences across Africa and beyond. Jaywon’s passion for music and storytelling was evident from a young age, driving him to hone his craft and draw inspiration from a variety of musical genres including afrobeats, highlife, and hip-hop. His vast discography boasts four acclaimed albums, and essential hits including ‘This Year (Odun Yi)’, ‘Back To Sender’, ‘Aje’, and ‘Family’, to mention a few.

    Jaywon’s journey to stardom began with his tenure at the renowned Kennis Music, where he quickly gained recognition and acclaim. His decision to leave the label in 2013 marked a pivotal moment in his career, leading him to establish his own imprint, Next World Music. This bold move allowed Jaywon greater creative freedom and solidified his position as one of Nigeria’s leading indigenous artists. His musical prowess has earned him numerous accolades, including the Best New Artist award at the Nigerian Entertainment Awards early in his career, the Best Recording award at The Headies (Nigeria’s GRAMMY equivalent), and more recently, a Special Recognition award at the TUSH Awards.

    Beyond his musical achievements, Jaywon has also showcased his versatility by venturing into acting, notably featuring in the Hollywood blockbuster Army of Thieves. His unwavering commitment to his craft and his ability to continuously evolve and innovate have kept him at the forefront of the industry. With over 7 million physical copies of his records sold before the streaming era, and millions of global streams for his recent works, Jaywon remains a vital and dynamic force in the Nigerian music scene. As he continues to push boundaries and explore new creative avenues, Jaywon remains deeply connected to his roots and dedicated to delivering music that resonates with his fans worldwide.

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