INTRODUCING AFRO R& B’s NEW VOICE TOME
KIZA Music is proud to announce the highly anticipated debut single from new signee Töme. “L’amour” is available on all DSPs, along with a stunning music video companion. L’amour marks the first official track release from Töme’s untitled EP project, due later this year.
“L’amour is an inside look into a relationship so strong it symbolizes just how crazy love can make you but also represents the obsession and deception of her love for this man says Tome.
In addition to the release of her debut single, Töme recently performed at SXSW music festival where she performed alongside top afrobeat acts and gained considerable attention from industry for her fresh, versatile style and captivating performance.
Töme is set to support Afrobeats star Wizkid as an opening act for the Canadian leg of his upcoming North American tour which kicks off in Toronto on March 29th at Rebel.
“I am enough. I am Töme”. With these powerful words, you acquire more than just the meaning of the artist’s middle name (Tomi), you gain access to the essence of the artist Michelle Oiuwatomi Akanbi. The artist blends her early influences Beyonce, Rihanna, Alecia Keys with the style of Jhene, Aiko,Saz, Sade, and Lauren Hill, to create a newly woven tapestry in her own personal sound. With this, the artist explains, “I want to change the game musically in the mid-American industry by creating a genre still barely recognizable, AFRO-RnB”. Tome’ has spent the better part of the last year unearthing her sound, which is an exotic blend of French lyrics and sultry vocals on top of an eclectic blend of Afro, reggae, pop, hiphop and R&B.
Upcoming Tour Dates March 29th I Toronto I Rebel March 30th I Ottawa I EY Centre March 31st I Montreal I L'Olympia April 5th I Edmonton I Union Hall
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