Audio + Video: Lil Opy and Shimzie “Gift From God”
There are two new kids on the block to watch out for in 2014’s Afrobeats music landscape. Shimzie and Lil Opy – real names Michael and Jonathan Olorunfemi – are brothers who are set to take Africa and Europe by storm with their new sensational style of AfroMusic fused with HipHop.
With confidence and creativity in bounds, 13-year old Lil Opy has wowed audiences with his performance prowess and is consistently proving that the new generation of Nigerian artists are coming through with a BANG. His first appearance was on the duo’s breakout single titled “Broken Love” which was featured on Not Just OK back in February 2012 as well as on a plethora of African music blogs.
Now back with a Gospel concept, ‘Gift From God’ which features on their upcoming 2nd Mixtape ‘Children Of Africa 2’ which is due to be released next year Easter, this brothers show no stopping and great consistency, they’re ready to storm the industry.