During his quest to become a member of the house of representatives, he confirmed that he had retired, fast forward to November 22, 2019, Nigerian R&B veteran announced that he would come of retirement and release a currently unnamed album.
This came after a fan tweeted at Banky W that, “Who else misses @BankyW the singer? I love @BankyW the actor, the politician, the activist but please sir still give us music. If you don’t want to do again, for goodness sake can you just make even if its one song a year, just one.”
The last time Banky W actively released an album was R&BW which dropped in 2013. His last recognizable single was ‘Mi Re Do (Cocoloso)’ featuring Stonebwoy and Shaydee which dropped in 2016. In 2017, the singer also released EP, Songs About U.
Around that time, he also announced the closure of his record label, Empire Mates Entertainment just before running to become a member of the house of representatives in 2019. During that run, he announced his retirement from music.
Looks like we’ll be getting some smooth R&B from Banky W
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