More than you’ll ever know [feat. D-Black]

WASHINGTON, DC – (August 2012) — Soulful Afro-Pop Inspirational Singer/Songwriter TolumiDE is at it again! She releases “More than you’ll ever know” – Single and Official Remix Video from ‘My Love’ album featuring award winning Ghanaian Hip Hop artist, D-Black – Da Ghana Bwouy, BET’s Best International Act: Africa Award Nominee 2011.

“More than you’ll ever know” produced by Terry Poindexter, is a sultry love song declaring true love ‘Me Do Wo’, in the midst of common challenges couples face every day. The blend of English, Ghanaian (Twi) and Nigerian (Yoruba) languages and D-Black’s hit rap verse gives the listener an emotional connection with the power of love and cross-cultural fusion.

“Working with TolumiDE was very different as she showed a lot of professionalism… I have been a fan of her music before we met at the 2010 Channel O Awards in South Africa; I felt it was the right timing for this collaboration to happen. The message of the song is also true- Relationships don’t always go right and no one is perfect, however love is the key to having a successful relationship. That’s the story we told through this song and I loved every bit of making this song and the video…” – D-Black, Artist

More than you’ll ever know” Remix Video featuring D-Black (http://youtu.be/vHuBpeL2kPE) was directed by

Antar Hanif of Team1kfilms Production Company with Nia Malika Dixon as the 1st AD.  Associate Producers include Tayo Abereoje (Black Royal Pictures) and Cucillo Consad (Beyond Sight Pictures). The song has an original lyric video (http://youtu.be/NSYxQsC4FI4) which features Choreography & Dance by Scott Rink & Zenas Tobi Okanlawon and is directed by Tayo Abereoje and evokes as much passion as the Remix video.

TolumiDE “More than you’ll ever know” original and remix is available on iTunes, amazon & CDbaby –tolumide6 – The single also available on ‘My Love’ Album.

 

Credits!!

Video Director by Antar Hanif – Team1kfilms Production Company. 1st AD – Nia Malika Dixon
Associate Producers – Tayo Abereoje (Black Royal Pictures) and Cucillo Consad (Beyond Sight Pictures)
Make up – Aisha Massac, Abigail de Casanova, Tolu Kara
Hair – Kenya Campbell, Abigail de Casanova

Photographer & Editor: Antar Hanif
Contributing Photographers & Editors: Cucilo Consad (Beyond Sight Pictures), Jaron Lopez (RogueTimes)

Video Cameo’s
Artists and Couple – TolumiDE, D-Black
Bridesmaids: Kristy Jones, Yolanda Loring
Wedding Make-up artist: Abigail de Casanova

 

About TolumiDE, an award winning RnB/Soul Afro-Pop Inspirational Singer-Songwriter. Born in Canada, raised in Nigeria, resident in Washington DC, USA, her Debut album, “My Love’ is a sonic collage of music genres: RnB, Pop, Contemporary Gospel with sprinklings of Jazz, Reggae & Afro-beat Music. ‘My Love’, is currently available on iTunes, Amazon and CDbaby. The soulful vocalist offers songs in English lyrics, with the occasional interjection of African language showcasing inflections of her African heritage.

 

The recipient of the coveted Nigeria Entertainment Award for Best Female R&B Artist has already been recognized in the motherland as one of the brightest music stars of the day. TolumiDE showcases her African flair and World Urban Soul musical style at a number of concerts, festivals, churches and other prestigious venues. In addition to being a sought-after vocalist, TolumiDE also sings with Toby Foyeh and Orchestra Africa; Tosin Aribisala and AfriKan Rhapsody. Other acts she has opened for include Salif Keita, Burning Spear, 2face Idibia, P-Square and D’Banj.

 

TolumiDE offers a range of dynamic and audience grabbing performances and has gained numerous fans from her releases and music videos. The album title video ‘My Love’ earned her a ‘Channel O’ Music Video Awards nomination in the Most Gifted R&B category. In recent news, her current single ‘For Me’ peaked on the Music Choice Urban AC (R&B/Soul) BDS Nielsen charts at #42 and #85 on the National airplay top 100 Digital Radio Tracker Charts for summer 2012. Last FM lists TolumiDE as one of their Top Artists for ‘African Soul’.

 

Fans can connect with TolumiDE on her Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and Reverbnation or through her website.

Website: www.TolumiDEmusic.comFollow on Twitter: @TolumiDE.

 

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Music Video: For Me Visuals out on Valentine’s Day

TolumiDE – For Me (Official Music Video)

TolumiDE emerges with ‘For Me’, an easy listening soulful single that tells a ‘girl meets boy’ story, a dreamy expectation of a girl and her musings with lyrics that reflect the anticipation of finding that right partner with divine help. It is a song many women can relate to about the search for the ideal partner. It’s the new girl anthem for finding and looking forward to love.

‘For Me’ song written by TolumiDE is on “My Love” album. It was produced by Erik “EZee” Dennis, Mark Baker & TolumiDE. Mixed and mastered by Blaise Tangelo, and guitar played by John Bashengezi

Artist – TolumiDE
Song Title – For me
Album – My Love
TRT – 4.31
Video Director – Chad Cosper
Production Company: DCMGMT Creative, Inc
PR: ICY Public Relations
Staring – Shawn Austin (Male model)
Wardrobe – Abjanie Designs (Adjanie Muller)
Studio D’maxsi Designs (Afua Sam)
Stylist – ICY Public Relations
Hair & Makeup – Sharon Howe Tabb
Assistant Makeup – Nomandy Kay
Hair – Kenya Campbell
Location: Rosebrook Vineyard
Photography – Melissa Hart Cosper

TolumiDE sings ‘Oya’ for Garden Theater’s ‘The Heartbeat’ musical

The Heartbeat 2011 Flyer

Oya! written by Tosin Otudeko and produced by Efosa Lawal, features TolumiDE – Washington, DC based RnB/Soul Gospel artist & 2010 Channel O award nominee for most gifted RnB.

An innovative campaign by The Garden Theatre Company, motivating, uplifting and inspiring individuals far and wide, to start with what they have (been blessed with) to get to where they aspire to be.… 

For more info on “The Heartbeat musical” and showdates in December,

This release coincided with the 50th anniversary celebration of Nigeria’s independence .

 

The Heartbeat Musical have will be showing on the

2nd, 9th, 16th Dec 2011 (Corporate Shows)

23rd and 24th Dec 2011 (Public Shows)

at the Coral Reef Hall, Ikoya Ave (off Macpherson Rd) Ikoyi, Lagos. From 6pm. *Guests to be seated by 6.45pm.

Tickets (Public Shows)

N5,000 (early bird tickets – before 9th of December)

N7,500 (after the 9th of December)

Sponsored by Airtel Networks Nigeria, Seawolf Oilfield Services, Barcadi and more. The production promises to be a holiday hit. For more information log on to.

‘For Me’ New Image – Photo, Style & Classic Soul

Styled by Project Runways Season 3 contestant Johnathan Kayne, TolumiDE’s new campaign shots were orchestrated by International Public Relations firm, ICY Public Relations with lead photographer Melissa-Hart Cosper.

Following the rave reviews and positive response to her previous title track ‘My Love’ from her 2010 album release; ‘For me’ is produced by Erik “EZee” Dennis, Mark Baker & TolumiDE, guitar by John Bashengezi and mixed and mastered by Blaise Tangelo. ‘For Me’ is on the “My Love album and is available on iTunes and Amazon MP3. To listen to ‘For Me’, log on to www.TolumiDEmusic.com.

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New Music: For Me

Soulful Afro-Pop Singer/Songwriter TolumiDE has dropped another cool single from her musical stables. TolumiDE emerges with ‘For Me’, an easy listening soulful single that tells a ‘girl meets boy’ story, a dreamy expectation of a girl and her musings with lyrics that reflect the anticipation of finding that right partner with divine help. It is a song many women can relate to about the search for the ideal partner. It’s the new girl anthem for finding and looking forward to love.

‘My Love’ from her 2010 album of the same title; ‘For me’ is produced by Erik “EZee” Dennis, Mark Baker & TolumiDE, guitar by John Bashengezi and mixed and mastered by Blaise Tangelo. ‘For Me’ is on the “My Love album and is available on iTunes and Amazon MP3.