consistent with him, The EP is a 4–song collection released by way of international Citizen in partnership with Warner tune institution and Atlantic in the lead as much as the global “Citizen festival: Mandela 100” as a way to preserve on December 2 in Johannesburg.
The phrases of Nelson Mandela, former South African president and human rights legend, appear on the opening track, ‘upward push UP’ while the song video for ‘E-Lo’ was inspired by way of his existence.
“For hundreds of years, we have witnessed the strength of track in bringing people together,” Evans stated.
“We are pleased to release worldwide Citizen EP 1 with new songs from those fantastic artists who stand with us within the combat to defeat intense poverty, and we’re extremely grateful to Dave Holmes, Parlophone information, and Atlantic records for his or her devoted partnership and assist as we call to look an stop to intense poverty via 2030.” He delivered.
other artists concerned on the task, which was overseen through Coldplay’s Chris Martin, are Pharrell Williams, Stormzy, and Casper Nyovest.
at the same time as a number of the artists with a view to performing at the festival consist of Wizkid, Tiwa Savage, Jay-Z, Beyonce, Femi Kuti, Cassper Nyovest, D’banj, Sho Madjozi, Usher, Ed Sheeran, and Pharrell Williams.