In the vibrant world of Afrobeat music, where rhythms and melodies converge to create a unique sonic experience, Payseen– the Lagos-born, Johannesburg-based artist- has emerged with a vibrant, lively new EP titled HIGHLY FORTIFIED. Released via Cassa Gang and Kasi 2 Kasi (K2K), Payseen's latest project resonates with themes of hope, love, happiness, and success- laced within warm, inspiring chords and heartfelt vocals. With HIGHLY FORTIFIED, Payseen aims to uplift spirits, inspire listeners, and celebrate the joys of life.
Hope is an essential theme woven throughout the EP, reminding us that even in the face of adversity, better days lie ahead. Through soul-stirring melodies and focused, empowering lyrics, Payseen delivers a powerful message of resilience and the belief that dreams can become a reality. Each track exudes a sense of optimism, from the breezy, memorable "My Turn"- the project lead single- to the atmospheric "Eyes On The Price" featuring fellow Nigerian/ South African-based artist JargoKush, encouraging listeners to hold on to hope and embrace the possibilities of the future.
HIGHLY FORTIFIED serves as a testament to the power of music to convey profound messages. It is a sonic journey through his personal experiences, sharing stories of triumph, resilience, and the pursuit of happiness. With his character-rich songwriting, infused with infectious rhythms, rich harmonies, and heartfelt lyrics- he creates a transformative and uplifting listening experience with his latest EP HIGHLY FORTIFIED.