Today, multi-platinum Artist and Afrobeat’s superstar Davido released his newest track, “Stand Strong” featuring The Samples Choir, the vocal group known for their world-renowned projects including Kanye West’s Sunday Service movement. via Columbia/RCA. The uplifting track, produced by Pheelz is available for download and streaming on all DSPs Here.
“Stand Strong” is the first offering from Davido’s highly anticipated studio album scheduled for release later this year. Grounded in a powerful base of African percussion, “Stand Strong” delivers a spirited and optimistic anthem for our times, showcasing Davido’s musical evolution and offering an exciting glimpse at what is to come for his global fans. The new track plays like a heartening 3-minute conversation of survival and battered optimism between Davido and his musical choral collaborators The Samples, understanding that the world we live in provides challenges but there is ultimate strength in love if we stand strong.
“Stand Strong” arrives on the heels of an array of high-profile releases in 2022 for Davido, including the global smash, “Hayya Hayya (Better Together)”, from the FIFA Official World Cup Soundtrack and his critically acclaimed collaborations with Skales on “This Is Your Body” and Adekunle Gold on their multi-million streaming hit, “High”. It also follows his recent North American, “THE WE RISE BY LIFTING OTHERS” Tour announcement, which is set to kick off Thursday, June 16 in New York at The Prospect Park Bandshell and will continue to Boston, Toronto, and Chicago before the U.S. leg wraps in Los Angeles on Saturday, June 25th at the You Tube Theater. Tickets are now available for purchase.
THE WE RISE BY LIFTING OTHERS TOUR
Thursday, June 16 Brooklyn, New York Prospect Park Bandshell
Friday, June 17 Toronto, Ontario History
Saturday, June 18 Boston, Mass House of Blues
Thursday, June 23 Chicago, Illinois Byline Bank Aragon Ballroom
Saturday, June 25 Los Angeles, California YouTube Theater