With a massive performance at AfroNation Miami and opening for Afrobeat master Burna Boy at London Stadium, the rising Nigerian superstar Nissi is hitting the airwaves with a fresh new track. “Higher“, a soul-stirring melody that aims to inspire and motivate her listeners globally, is by far one of the hottest tracks to hit the scene.
Nissi, whose multi-talented artistic persona includes not only singing and songwriting but also fine art, engineering, and animation, has presented “Higher” as an anthem of self-belief, resilience, and unwavering pursuit of dreams. The track beautifully encapsulates her vocal prowess, coupling it with a catchy beat and vibrant melodies. Nissi draws from her life experiences to craft lyrics that urge listeners to appreciate life’s journey and the importance of hard work.
When asked about the central message of “Higher”, Nissi explains, “This song is a celebration of the human spirit, an anthem for anyone who has ever dared to dream and pushed beyond their limits. My wish is for listeners to feel inspired and empowered to overcome any obstacles they encounter. ‘Higher’ represents my personal journey, and I hope it strikes a chord with others on their path.”
Nissi has previously collaborated with international acts such as Stromae, BackRoad Gee, and Major League DJz, and has partnered with global brands like Range Rover, Flannels, and Havana Club. Needless to say, Nissi is building a path through the music industry for Nigerian female artists everywhere. A passionate advocate for women’s entrepreneurship and empowerment, she believes that the narrative surrounding African women can be changed by positioning them as go-getters and showcasing their limitless potential.
After the release of “Higher”, Nissi fans can look forward to her performances at various summer festivals and shows. She’s part of the lineup at BergenFest in Norway, GelreDome Stadium in the Netherlands, AfroNation Festival in Portugal and Detroit, and Citifield Stadium in New York.
With “Higher”, Nissi reinforces her commitment to crafting music that resonates with her listeners’ experiences, inspiring them to rise above the ordinary, and challenging them to be their best selves. As she continues her artistic journey, it is clear that Nissi is set on a trajectory that will take her, pun intended, even higher.
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