Adekunle Gold Reflects On Life Choices In New Single

BY Nii Ogbamey Tetteh February 21, 2024 7:44 PM EDT
Adekunle Gold

Afrobeats gem Adekunle Gold is trending with his new single called The Life I Choose, released early on Wednesday.

The tune, available across platforms, is described as a reflection on his musical journey and the choices he made along the way, and it has so far gathered some positive reviews online.

Prior to releasing the single, the singer and songwriter had been scheduled to perform at the OVO Arena in London on March 3, 2024, with Simi, his wife, as a special guest.

Last month, the couple shared glowing pictures for the love-inspired rhythm Look What You Made Me Do reel to mark their fifth marriage anniversary. It has gathered nearly 80,000 playbacks on Audiomack alone and is one of the tracks from Adekunle Gold’s fifth studio album, Tequila Ever After.

Apart from the pictures circulated on Facebook, the Afrobeats singer and his partner were seen in a short Instagram reel with the caption: “Sharing, loving, laughing, giving, taking, and choosing each other everyday,” as they sang together.

Adekunle Gold, and his wife, Simi, began dating in 2014 and were married in 2019. They have one child and continue to give their followers refreshing music.

He is signed to Def Jam Recordings. He gained attention after releasing the 2015 hit single Sade, a high-life cover of One Direction’s Story of My Life.

He signed a record deal with YBNL Nation and released his 2015 debut studio album Gold, which debuted at number 7 on the Billboard World Albums chart.

The singer has many recognitions, including the Nigerian Entertainment Awards for Best New Act in 2015 and 2016, as well as the Headies Award for Best Songwriter in 2023.