Chika ‘Give It to Dem Bad’

Written by on June 15, 2020

This week’s Local Eye’s video is Chika ‘Give It to Dem Bad’ which is taken from her first EP. The project is a unique blend of Rnb and Afrobeat and will be released in July.

The project reflects the space of mind the singer was in before she says she “woke the f*** up” (her words exactly). You really get a sense of the creative mind of the artist as the listener is taken through a 5 track ‘dip and dive’ of a ride.

Born in Lagos, Nigeria at age 10 Chika, her mother and siblings left Nigeria to join their dad in Auckland New Zealand. Still based in Auckland and very much a kiwi now Chika still feels a strong connection to Africa this is very evident in the singer’s style.


Find out more about: Chika




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