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    How Superboy Cheque brilliantly combines trap and Afropop

    This is how Superboy Cheque brilliantly combines trap and Afropop

    Cheque released his five track EP, S.O.O.N EP in 2015 and here is how Superboy Cheque brilliantly combines trap and Afropop.

    It featured DML (Now Fireboy DML), Chinko Ekun and Zamora.[1] In January 2019, he was officially signed into Phyno’s Penthauze

    How Superboy Cheque brilliantly combines trap and Afropop
    How Superboy Cheque brilliantly combines trap and Afropop

    Even though Superboy Cheque might claim a fusion of so many genres simply because of the panic that trap music is not typical to the Nigerian traditional music market, he may perhaps focus on the forefront of Solidifying Trap music.

    Superboy Cheque at the Forefront of Solidifying Trap music
    Superboy Cheque at the Forefront of Solidifying Trap music

    The massive reception and appreciation of his five-track debut EP titled “Razor”, especially from all sides of the spectrum on the trap songs, says a lot about the genre he basically needs, as regards Trap music.



    ‘Razor’ EP exemplifies the genre-blending potential that has formidable acceptance and daunting buzz, a trap ballad that evokes the deep motivational street music of Travis Scott and Lil Durk

    Superboy Cheque at the Forefront of Solidifying Trap music
    Razor EP – Superboy Cheque

    Akanbi Bamidele Brett popularly known as Superboy Cheque hails from Ondo State, the 25-year-old Signed to Phyno founded record label Penthauze.

    Reflecting on his most expeditious style, you will observe tracks like “Zoom”, Hollywood” and “Satisfied” came from the simplest form and not products of conscious effort, which means in other words that songs, where he tried to serve the usual Afropop, wasn’t really that special.

    Therefore, artistes also need to understand that certain subgenres have more appeal than others within the realm of the mainstream.



    The song with his most impressive vibe evolved into one of the year’s biggest and chart-topper hit, which also earned him a collaboration with American rapper Wale and Nigeria afrobeat heavyweight Davido on the “Zoom” Remix, solidifying him as trap mainstream artiste.

    What is Trap Music?

    Trap music is a subgenre of hip hop music, and one of the dominating forces in hip-hop today, it uses synthetic drums and characterized by complex hi-hat patterns and tuned kick drums.

    Nigerians are unconsciously responsive-without persuasion to trap music because of the catchy sound, sing-rapping composite, attitude and vocal delivery.

    Nigerian artists on the verge of trap music are Superboy Cheque, Alpha P, Psycho YP, Rema (Sometimes), but currently, Cheque leads the way as the only standout act and a hit chart-topper trap record.

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