Ajiga Osoho is an Alago artiste from Keana, area of Nasarawa state, his songs has travelled beyond the niche it was initially intended for and has found listening ears with dialects other than the original tongue.
This fresh song, Odudu that was completely sang in his mother’s tongue, narrates the tale of love, oneness, togetherness and brotherhood. The lyrics are rich in meaning and poetry.
For those who will be downloading this song but don’t understand the original language, I suggest you get yourself an Alago companion to help in the translation, you won’t regret it.
Ajiga is known for his poetry laced lyrics and folklore type of music, he often sings in pure Alago tongue, this helps in capturing the essence of the message he’s passing on.
The song was formally composed as a background soundtrack to an event organised by elders of the Alago clans in Nasarawa state and needed a song that portrays the unity of the tribe.
Odudu is loosely translated as “Togetherness”and the song has gained popularity with the indigenous tribe in and outside the state making Ajiga Osoho very very famous among his people.
Ajiga is not just a talented artiste with many songs to his credit, he is also a songwriter. a producer and whenever he is not composing fresh materials, he is an accountant and works with the office of the Account General of The Federation.
An alumni of Bayero University, Kano where he obtained a degree in accounting, he is happily married and enjoys quiet time to reflect on his music and culture.
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