Award winning urban highlife musician, Adekunle Kosoko, popularly known by his stage name, Adekunle Gold has released the music video to his April single “Only Girl”.
The video is his first as an independent artiste, since the expiration of his two-year YBNL contract and stars the beautiful Bisi Akins (Miss Nigeria UK 2014) as his love interest.
The video, directed by Moe Musa, captures sights and iconic parts of downtown London with scenes of the London Underground and Adekunle trying to recreating the famous walk of The Beatles in 1969 on the Abbey Road zebra crossing.
Nigerian – London based vocalist Moelogo who features on the single makes a memorable appearance in the video with scenes of laughter and synchronised dance steps with Adekunle.
Adekunle Gold is a graduate of Lagos State Polytechnic with a degree in Graphics. He is no stranger to music as he wrote his first song at the age of 15. His music career kicked off officially in 2010 when he formed a band called The Bridge with his best friend Seyikeyz. The duo released three songs; No Sleeping on a Bicycle, Norm Breaker which featured Skales and a cover for John Legend’s All of Me.
In 2013, Adekunle Gold left his band to debut as a solo act. Having identified his style of music, he released a song titled Let It Stop, a song about peace for the nation.
In 2014, he released yet another beautiful rendition of One Direction’s Story of My Life which he titled Sade.
Sade is credited to be the propelling force of Adekunle Gold’s career.
Adekunle Gold has since released three very successful singles which have enjoyed massive airplay since the release of Sade: Orente, Pick Up, and Ready. While signed to YBNL Nation, he also released ‘Gold’, his debut album to very positive reviews, as well as numerous nominations.