Everybody Loves Ice Prince (abbreviated as E.L.I) is the debut studio album by Nigerian rapper Ice Prince. It was launched by Chocolate City on October 9, 2011. The album’s manufacturing was primarily dealt with by Jesse Jagz, together with further manufacturing from M.I Abaga, Wizboyy, E Kelly, Samklef and Chopstix. It options collaborations with Brymo, Wizkid, 2 Face Idibia, Jesse Jagz, M.I, Yung L, and others.
“Everybody Loves Ice Prince” was an album that positioned Ice Prince as one of many peak hip hop artists within the continent. This physique of labor and adjusted all of it for Ice Prince and for Hip-hop in Nigeria.
Its influence on the Nigerian Hip-hop scene can’t be overemphasized.
Ice Prince songs like “Oleku”, “Superstar”, “Olofofo”, “Juju”, and others absolutely grooved the dance flooring again within the 2010s.
Having bagged so many awards and recognitions after its launch in 2011 equivalent to The Headies finest rap single “Oleku”, The Headies Best Rap Album, Ghana Music Awards Best African Act and an entire host of others, the album is undoubtedly one in all Africa’s best undertaking.
Revisiting the album after 10 years, it’s clear that it immortalised a time in Nigerian Hip-hop historical past. Even this for much longer after launch, there nonetheless appear to be no skips, and the songs are at all times there to raise the temper and spur everybody’s finest dance strikes. “Everyone Loves” Ice Prince brings on a number of nostalgic emotions. Since the start of his profession, Ice Prince has and continues to victoriously go away his mark on music historical past along with his limitless strings of hits.
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