Nige B, also known as Nigel Bell, emerges as an exceptional musical force with his latest release, “U R What U R” Vol. 1. This album transcends genres, seamlessly blending elements of Hip-hop, Jazz, Indie, and Post-Rock, resulting in a sound that’s as distinctive as it is captivating. What sets Nige B apart is his seamless collaboration with artists from diverse backgrounds. From the rhythmic beats of South Africa to the soulful melodies of Nigeria, and spanning Turtle Island from coast to coast, Nige B weaves a tapestry of global influences into his music. The result is an album that defies borders and resonates on a universal level.
Nige B’s prowess with guitar and bass is evident throughout “Vol. 1”, where every note is meticulously placed to create a sonorous tapestry. The layers of sound are a testament to his musical acumen, crafting a cohesive blend of genres that feels both familiar and refreshingly new. “U R What U R” Vol. 1 isn’t just a collection of songs; it’s an introspective journey through themes of love, transitions, and emotional depth. Each track is a reflection of Nige B’s artistry, combining poignant lyrics with infectious melodies. This album stands as a testament to Nige B’s evolution as an artist, marking it as his most enthralling work to date. Beyond his solo ventures, Nige B is a versatile musician, lending his talents to Me The Guts and Night Switch, where he takes on bass and lead guitar roles, respectively. Moreover, his dedication to teaching and mentoring young talents in Stanley Mission showcases his commitment to nurturing the next generation of artists. With singles like “Come Unto Me”, “Tears On Love Letters”, “Outer Space”, “Hold Your Heart”, and “Don’t Break Me Down” gaining over 25,000 streams on Spotify, it’s clear that Nige B’s music resonates with a wide audience.
Featuring notable artist Awon, whose innovative approach to Hip Hop has earned him global recognition, “U R What U R” Vol. 1 stands as a testament to the power of collaboration and musical exploration. In a year marked by accolades and recognition, Nige B’s influence continues to grow. His nomination for “Breakthrough Artist Of The Year” at the International Indigenous Hiphop Awards underscores the impact he’s making on the industry. As Nige B’s star continues to rise, “U R What U R” Vol. 1 serves as a testament to his enduring creativity and influence in the world of music.