Words By Husam Elgenied
2021 almost feels like musicians have a mission to inspire, create good vibes and dictate moods to make up for such a crazy 2020. Thankfully, multi-talented R&B & soul artist Nadine is on hand and has dropped her sophomore single ‘Hair Up’. The track is an ode to women who adore the simple things in life and subversively rebel against conforming. It is framed almost like a declaration to a potential love interest, Nadine clarifies who she is and what she believes in — and leaves it up to the listener to decide whether they want any part.
A late bloomer in the music sphere after only starting her career in 2018, Nadine has worked tirelessly to make a name for herself and other African artists along the way. Previously a member of the Sudanese hip-hop group ‘The C!rcle’ who feature the likes of Aidy Proof, G-Salih, AKA Keyz and Eaz Da Bully. The group opened for Dreamville artist Bas in 2019 and went on to make incredible moves within a variety of communities and genres. With a passion for film-making, Nadine has the power to imagine the essence of her music and portray it with flawless videos, clean artwork and breath-taking photography as well as her outstanding voice.
Now embarking on a committed solo career, ‘Hair Up’ follows her 90’s inspired pop track ‘Gr8ful’. Gifting us with vibes reminiscent of H.E.R, Lily Alllen and Mahlia, The Sudanese however Egyptian based artist is on a sonic journey as she showcases and dives into sounds she’s always loved. Click below to check out her new single…WATCH THIS SPACE!