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Known across the globe distinctively as Meaku, the Nigerian - American singer, songwriter and producer has been consistently acquiring global aficionados with his blended style of traditional and contemporary R&B fused with Afrobeat and Pop coining his unique “Hybrid Vibes” musical genre. A sought out vocalist and writer with hits such as "Her Body" (2013) which hit #48 on the indie charts, “All I See Is You” (2016) that has garnered over 4 million streams on Spotify, with video placements on BET Jams, VH1 Soul, and MTV U, and recent hit single "Africa" reaching #1 on iTunes in Papau New Guinea, and #2 in Burkina Faso (2017). Meaku has also abetted his talents as a writer and vocal composer to other chart topping hits from highly respectable international artists of various varieties.
In December 2016 he released his highly anticipated “Rooted EP.” On the production level, Rooted blends afrobeat with pop, R&B and trap sounds - setting new standards for music genre innovation. Upon release, the EP attracted attention from African media, including MTV Base East. Hypnotic, dynamic, and seamless from start to finish, this highly anticipated release features eight singles along with a bonus track that range from smooth and sultry to up-tempo and rhythmic. His unique blends of music flow together flawlessly while accompanied with his harmonic singing style and slick vocals. The Nigerian-American melodic mastermind is leading and creating his own musical movement. Meaku delivers a body of work that is naturally rooted, thus guaranteed to be timeless.
The entire album was recorded, mixed and mastered by Meaku before leaving the United States for a 4-month stay in Africa. His promo tour featured high-profile interviews on radio/television along with many packed performances. The international recording artist has built a solid fanbase not just throughout Africa [Uganda, Nigeria, etc.] but also in Japan and throughout Europe.
Enriched with love, optimism, faith, and an immense dedication to his craft, Meaku plans to continue bridging the gap between Afrobeat and American Pop music. With his persistent release of newer and elevated sounds, Meaku continues his unique and multi genre musical conquest captivating new and dedicated listeners worldwide bringing life and reason to his on going campaign “Love is Real” that predicates not only his body of work but the belief that music can one day again be synonymous with love and positivity.