Presh, the extraordinary Nigerian-Canadian singer-songwriter known for seamlessly blending his African heritage with Canadian pop culture, is set to captivate hearts once again with his upcoming release, “Awake.” Scheduled to drop next month, “Awake” promises to be a musical journey like no other, showcasing Presh’s magnetic stage presence and his knack for crafting purposeful lyrics and empowering melodies.
Influenced by a diverse range of musical inspirations spanning across genres such as Amapiano, Afro-Pop, R&B Soul, Pop, Gospel, and Pop-Rock, Presh has carved out a unique sound that resonates with a global audience. Drawing inspiration from a variety of artists, including Ulazi, John Legend, Kirk Franklin, NeedtoBreathe, Lloyiso, Tyler ICU, Whitney Houston, Black Coffee, Jennifer Hudson, Kizz Daniel, Pharrell Williams, Glenn Lewis, and Nickelback, Presh continues to push the boundaries of creativity and innovation in his music.
Presh’s journey into the spotlight began in 2019 with the release of his debut single, “Champion.” This soul-stirring track captivated hearts and garnered immense attention on social media platforms, receiving praise for its heartfelt lyrics and distinctive vocal artistry. Presh’s rendition of “Champion” left an indelible mark, and he showcased his talent on platforms like CTV News Regina, Global News Regina, and the Talk of the Town Access 7 show. The song was also widely embraced by radio stations including CJTR 91.3, Unity FM Canada, Rhythm 93.7 Nigeria, CBC Saskatoon, and CBC Regina morning radio.
In 2020, Presh unveiled another musical gem, the soulful and poignant single “You Matter.” This track delves into societal issues such as mass shootings, hatred, and abuse of power. “You Matter” conveys a heartfelt message, urging listeners to embrace self-love, self-worth, and self-awareness to heal the world and view others through compassionate eyes. The accompanying music video, available on Facebook and YouTube, serves as a powerful visual representation of the song’s message. “You Matter” is available for download on popular streaming platforms like Spotify, iTunes, Amazon Music, Google Play, and SoundCloud.
Presh’s mission extends beyond his music, as he seeks to overcome challenges and deliver his message with unwavering dedication. He emphasizes the importance of assembling the right team for production, art design, and marketing, all while staying committed to his artistic vision. Presh’s perseverance is driven by the knowledge that worthwhile accomplishments demand diligence and tenacity.
Anticipate an Awakening with “Awake”
Presh’s upcoming release, “Awake,” is set to break new ground; fans can look forward to a musical experience that defies expectations and delivers a fresh perspective. With Presh’s track record of producing soul-stirring music that resonates deeply, “Awake” is sure to leave a lasting impression on listeners worldwide. Presh’s unwavering passion for his craft, coupled with his transformative music, is a testament to his commitment to inspire, uplift, and create positive change through his artistry.
Presh, born Ebie Onungwe, is a Nigerian-Canadian singer-songwriter known for his unique blend of African heritage and Canadian pop culture. His music spans across genres, including Amapiano, Afro-Pop, R&B Soul, Pop, Gospel, and Pop-Rock, and is influenced by a diverse range of artists. Presh’s captivating stage presence and powerful lyrics have garnered him a global following, and his commitment to using his music for positive change sets him apart as a true artist with a purpose. “Awake” is the latest addition to his growing discography, promising to be a groundbreaking musical journey.