The multi-talented Tomi Thomas is a perpetual dreamer and creator. The Nigerian performer and visual artist continues to astound and amaze with the extended rollout of his latest project. Several genres are represented in his musical expressionism, and his mastery of combining them is beyond artful. Tomi tapped into hip hop for a floss remix of the hit tune «Hopeless Romantic» and is joined by American rapper Wale for an incredible transformation of the track releasing October 28, 2021.
The remix captures their chemistry sublimely. Tomi’s body of work is a testament to his delivery of low-key nuances mixed with higher vibrations. In the remix, their vocals echo the familiar «Hopeless Romantic» tune. Wale recently stepped back into the spotlight with Folarin II, the sequel to his popular 2012 mixtape. In what marks his seventh studio album, the rapper highlights a number of collaborations. Tomi Thomas welcomes synergistic efforts and is experiencing buzz from associating with and working with talent from all around the globe.
«This remix is fire. Afrobeat and world subgenres have revolutionised mainstream music.» – Wale
Tomi Thomas is wildly popular among the «it» crowd in Ghana and his native Nigeria. Ameyaw Debrah, the renowned Ghanaian entertainment and lifestyle blogger, continues to show his support of Tomi’s work and ongoing projects. Fellow singer Falana was quoted in entertainment authority Complex regarding rubbing shoulders with Tomi on the local scene, saying, «We’re all just building, and we all have unique sounds, but we all support each other.» Earlier this month, he dropped the Hopeless Romantic Riddim featuring several talented acts, including dancehall recording artist Stylo G based in the UK. Over the summer, he also experienced a spike of popularity in the Caribbean after debuting the music video featuring Buju Banton for «Hurricane» from the Hopeless Romantic EP.
Tomi is on the scene, and his star power leads the way to the world stage alongside fellow Nigerian artists Wizkid, Burna Boy, Davido, Prettyboy D-O, Patoranking, and Fireboy DML on the world stage. The success story is embedded with pure passion. Tomi has become comfortable in the limelight as a solo artist while keeping fond memories of his time with popular musical group Loud On Sound (LOS) early in his career. On releasing his debut album, the single «Ready Or Not» reached #1 on the Soundcity Nigeria’s Top 10 Chart. African music is everywhere, and the movers and shakers of the world are making it so.
Listen to HOPELESS ROMANTIC – https://tomithomas.lnk.to/HRWale