Afropop Star RUGER Shares AfroRiddim-tinged Single “Kristy”, Set To Release Debut Album In September


Nigerian Afropop artist Ruger has shared a captivating Afro-Riddim single titled “Kristy”.

This track, produced by the talented Kukbeats, incorporates Caribbean undertones, creating a captivating and exciting experience for fans. “Kristy” is a testament to Ruger’s ability to skillfully merge elements of Afrobeats and Caribbean music, resulting in a vibrant and infectious sound.

The song exudes energy, rhythm, and an irresistible groove that will compel listeners to move to its beat. Ruger’s smooth and versatile vocals take center stage as he delivers captivating melodies and compelling lyrics that narrate a story of love, desire, and the pursuit of happiness. Its catchy hooks and memorable chorus are certain to leave a lasting impression on listeners, making it a potential anthem for summer celebrations and gatherings.

Kristy Cover Art
Kristy Cover Art

With its infectious rhythm, “Kristy” signifies Ruger’s growth as an artist and his ability to push boundaries within the Afrobeats genre. The song is set to thrill fans and further establish Ruger as one of the most talented and exciting artists in the Nigerian music scene. “Kristy” promises to be an outstanding addition to Ruger’s amazing discography, highlighting his unique style and musicality. It is a song that will undoubtedly resonate with fans, leaving them eagerly anticipating his debut album set for release in September.

Preview Ruger’s new single “Kristy” on Spotify below

About Ruger

Since dropping his first single in 2021, Michael Adebayo Olayinka, the artist known as Ruger, has made a habit of standing out amongst worldwide audiences, not least thanks to bright pink hair, an eyepatch, and an unequivocally true-to-himself attitude. Spending the bulk of 2023 on a sold-out European tour, Ruger has steadily granted fans a stream of top-tier projects in two short years, from the debut EP Pandemic to follow-ups The Second Wave and The Second Wave Deluxe. Breakout single “Asiwaju” would catapult him to wider fame, the track going #1 in Nigeria and #3 on the OCC Afrobeats Chart in the UK, whilst “Girlfriend” and “Bounce” would catch further attention from fans worldwide.

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