International Singer-Songwriter TolumiDE Releases Anticipated 2nd Single, “Specialty”
(Toronto, Canada- June 1, 2011) Urban Soul singer-songwriter, TolumiDE (pronounced toe-lu-mee-day) released her second single “Specialty”, from her debut album entitled “My Love”, available on itunes, Amazon, Cd Baby and www.tolumidemusic.com.
The inspirational song “Specialty” highlights the importance of everyone tapping into their own unique talents to gain fulfillment and purpose of life. TolumiDE is kick starting her “Specialty” campaign this summer to encourage youth and others to empower themselves. Listen to “Specialty” with the following link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wVLR_x3G5Ok
TolumiDE’s recent success with her recent album titled single “My Love” has been phenomenal, and has accumulated rave reviews and heavy rotation around the world with its music video on MTV Base, Channel O (South Africa), Trace (Europe), Gospel Music Channel (USA), MBOA TV, AMET TV (Canada), Nigezie, One Gospel TV, and many more online media outlets. The music video directed by Tayo Abereoje from Black Royal Pictures has been nominated for a Channel O Video Music Award (South Africa).
TolumiDE’s “My Love” Music Video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kRTEbANnPXo
TolumiDE was born as Tolulope Olumide (which translates to “Thanks and Praise to God” in the Yoruba Language), in Canada and raised in Nigeria. TolumiDE is a singer-songwriter in the Urban Soul genre, her music is a fusion of R&B, Afro-pop, and Contemporary Gospel.
TolumiDE was a member of the popular Canadian all-female band called “Women Ah Run Tings”. The group produced an eclectic collage of music fused with Dancehall, Roots Reggae, R&B, Rock and Hip Hop. The group are four-time Canadian Reggae Award Nominees, and opened up for artists like Burning Spear and Beenie Man. Their music videos also topped the charts on Canada’s #1 Music Video Channel, Much Music.
TolumiDE has performed around the globe at such prestigious events as the Vancouver Jazz Festival, the Toronto Jazz Festival, Blues Alley, the Nigerian Entertainment Awards, FestAfrica, the Canadian Reggae Awards, the Nigerian Embassy, Artscape, FestAfricaUSA, and more. She has shared the stage with International acclaimed artists such as Salief Keita, Tuface Idibia, P-Square, D’Banj and more.
Expect a lot more from talented and aspiring international artist TolumiDE.
To learn more about TolumiDE visit: www.tolumidemusic.com
Interviews and media packages are available upon request
Phone: (647) 297-3148