Nigerian music sensation Reekado Banks has dropped his latest Afrofusion classic, “Fakosi,” on November 15, 2023
The high-energy track showcases Reekado Banks’ unique blend of Afrobeats, Amapiano, and pop music, further solidifying his position as one of the leading figures in the Nigerian music scene.
“Fakosi” marks his third single this year, following his successful ‘Ozumba Mbadiwe’ EP.
Listen to the song below:
Who is Reekado Banks
Born on December 6, 1993, Ayoleyi Hanniel Solomon, widely recognized by his stage name Reekado Banks, is a Nigerian singer and songwriter. Initially known as Spicy, he joined Mavin Records in 2014 and later departed from the label in 2018.
Reekado Banks secured his record deal with Mavin Records through a unique turn of events. His brother, without his initial consent, submitted some of his songs to the label during an online talent search. Out of over 5000 entries, Reekado Banks’ submissions were selected, leading to his signing with Mavin Records.
He is known to be part of the first generation of Marvin Records artistes including Korede Bello, D’Prince, Di’Ja, Dr Sid, and Tiwa Savage; all of whom have left the label except Korede Bello.