Shining our light on President Zik, he’s an Abuja-based artist, and his recently released song titled, Love & Affection,” is an R&B/Soul record with afro-fusion elements. The song was released on 17th November and it includes Rap-singing about unrequited love and relationship complexities. The song mid-tempo (90bpm) record with grand production and timeless classic vibes. Let’s talk about the song in great detail
The song begins in an enveloping manner and immediately delves into the lyrics capturing the attention of the listener and setting the tone for the soul-baring journey. Zik’s vocals shine through, radiating great charm and wonderful flavor. He makes you feel comfortable as he has so much to offer with this tune. Everything is blended perfectly and is symmetrical with his outstanding voice and lines in perfectly with the instruments.
Lyrically, the song talks about the pains of unrequited love. It talks in great detail about how it feels when you love someone, the lengths you go to to try and make them happy or try to win their love. The song is a cautionary tale to anyone who’s In a similar situation and encourages them to find the courage to walk away and seek love and affection The songwriting is kept simple and is relatable which allows listeners to connect with the song in a deeper more intimate way.
“Love & Affection” has excellent production in the sense that the instrumentals balance quite well with Zik’s smooth and dreamy voice tones. The incorporations of guitar and varying highlights of violin offer a thick layer of richness to the track which makes the whole listening experience quite enjoyable. The smooth and effortless blend of Zik’s voice coupled with the musical composition and lyrical style makes this an exciting and well-balanced interaction, making this a great aural design with great clarity.
Overall “Love & Affection” by Jane Allison is a majestic masterpiece and wonderful song that tackles the delicate issues of bondage and freedom and the importance of finding one’s voice in a very enjoyable way. The song shows Zik’s many abilities with music being at the forefront and is a must-listen for fans of all musical genres owing to its wonderful mixture of soft harmonies, great sounds and quality, and intricate informative nature. It is highly recommended and will do well in any playlist, especially for fans of R&B and Afrobeats.
Stream “Love & Affection” by President on Spotify.
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