Toronto-based Hood Pop sensation Ekelle is bringing the festive spirit with her latest release, “Jingle Bell 2023.” The talented artist infuses a fresh hip-hop beat into the classic holiday tune, creating a high-energy track that’s perfect for both the office Christmas party and the club scene.
Produced by KR Moore, “Jingle Bell 2023” features Ekelle’s signature style, combining elements of hip hop, pop, and R&B. The track delivers high-energy rhymes with a festive twist, making it an ideal choice for those who love the holiday season and good rap. Ekelle doesn’t miss a beat as she sprinkles in references to Canadian life, including Mukluk boots, Drake, and the iconic nickname he popularized for Toronto, the 6ix.
Accompanying the release is a lyric video that adds a visual dimension to Ekelle’s dynamic and spirited performance. The video captures the essence of the track, enhancing the overall listening experience.
Ekelle, known for her candid and expressive storytelling, has been making waves in the music scene. Her unique style, dubbed Hood Pop, brings a street edge to popular music, fusing various genres seamlessly. The artist has performed at notable events like Afrofest, the Durham Caribbean Festival, and Northern Touch Music Festival.
In 2022, Ekelle released her debut album ‘Let’s Get It,’ receiving support from FACTOR and Unison Fund. She also joined Cymba Music Publishing, expanding her influence beyond her solo career. Ekelle’s music has found placements in various productions, including Hudson and Rex, Popularity Papers, and a ZARA France mobile ad.
As Ekelle continues to make her mark in the industry, “Jingle Bell 2023” sets the stage for a festive season filled with Hood Pop vibes. The artist is gearing up to drop her ‘Hood Pop Christmas’ EP in early December 2023.