Shaggy & East Africa’s Bruce Melodie Launch New Single, “When She’s Round (Funga Macho)”

NEW YORK, NY –  Bruce Melodie, one among East Africa’s most celebrated artists, has teamed up with international dancehall/reggae icon, Shaggy for a groundbreaking collaboration with their new observe, “When She’s Round (Funga Macho).”

Renowned East African Artist BRUCE MELODIE Joins Forces with Reggae Icon SHAGGYFor New Single, “When She’s Around (Funga Macho)”
Bruce Melodie and Shaggy – Gwiza Rukundo for Bruce Melodie/Jonathan Mannion for Shaggy

Fusing one of the best of African rhythms and reggae vibes, the genre-defying music – obtainable on all digital platforms (SPOTIFYAPPLETIDALAMAZON) by way of S-Curve Data- showcases the wealthy variety of latest music and is accompanied by a playful music video, captured in Miami Seashore and directed by Jay Will (M.I.A, Lee Scratch Perry, Kayne West, Shaggy & Main Lazer), which premieres right here at 12NOON/ET in the present day on YouTube.

“When She’s Round (Funga Macho),” produced by AJR, is a testomony to the facility of collaboration, transcending geographical boundaries to create a seamless mix of African and Caribbean influences, infectious melodies and rhythms. The music not solely celebrates the distinctive skills of Bruce Melodie and Shaggy but additionally signifies a cultural change that invitations listeners to discover the shared feelings and experiences that join us all.

Bruce Melodie Excited to Work with Shaggy

Poised to be the primary breakout Afrobeat artist from East Africa, Bruce Melodie expresses his pleasure concerning the partnership, stating, “Collaborating with Shaggy has been a dream come true. It’s an unbelievable alternative to deliver our distinct types collectively. “When She’s Round (Funga Macho)” is a fusion of our worlds and I’m excited for followers around the globe to listen to it.

Shaggy Likes Bruce Melodie’s Expertise

Shaggy provides, “Bruce’s expertise is simple, and this collaboration opens up new horizons for each of us. I’m thrilled to be part of this challenge and hope it spreads pleasure and happiness the world over.”

Stay Efficiency Debut of “When She’s Round (Funga Macho)”

 Earlier this week, the duo made their reside efficiency debut of “When She’s Round (Funga Macho)” on the inaugural Hint Music Awards, reaching 500 million followers in 190 international locations, additional solidifying Bruce’s place as a rising star within the worldwide music scene. Watch the efficiency right here.