Nigerian born musician MARAE whose real name is Komolafe Ayodele Bright and also known for the term “The new sound” started his career at the age of 16 in 2010. He grew up in the heart of Ikeja, Agidingbi. Marae listened to likes of Fela and Femi Anikulapo Kuti; He watched Femi Anikulapo Kuti perform at the New Afrikan Shrine over the years and he has strongly influenced Marae’s sound which is distinct and original.
He released his first ever single called “Ayepo” under a management record deal with ‘Active Mind Idol’ in 2016 which enjoyed massive audience from music lovers around the country.
He further released other Experimental singles like “Amen” the refix of Fela’s suffering and smiling and “Show me love (brother)” aspiring to become the first King of Sounds by Grafton promotions which was powered by Masterkraft in 2017.
His latest work “Best(kowope)” which dropped last year, is still enjoying airplay all around the world by lovers of good music.
Marae claims to be the New Sound as he takes us on a journey of experimenting different kinds of genres of music with the Afrobeat sound.