Veteran singer, Dbanj pronounces his love for women in “Ikebe”

Forty year old popular music star, Oladapo Oyebanji more popularly known as Dbanj has released his first single for the year titled “Ikebe”. Ikebe is the popular yoruba word used to describe an attractive woman’s backside usually big and voluptuous. In this song, The kokomaster isn’t shy about telling the whole world his affinity with “Ikebes” and the daily struggles he has to put up with to resist temptation.

As expressed in these lyrics;

Oh Lord, help me, I no wan sin, I beg you please
Oh Lord, help me, I beg you please, I no wan sin

Ikebe wa leyin, o wa, o wa leyin, o wa, ikebe po leyin, o por, por por, o por, o’n be leyin
Ikebe wa leyin, o wa, o wa leyin, o wa, I tell my body say, no go die for this ikebe
La mi dada, la mi, la mi dada oh, fun mi papa, fun mi, fun mi papa oh eh
La mi dada, la mi, la mi dada oh, I tell my body say no go die for this ikebe


The popular Afrobeat star, at the start of the new year welcomed a baby girl with his wife after losing his son to a pool accident three years ago. “Ikebe” is off his upcoming album which contains other tracks like “Antidote” and “Banga”. He stated at his album listening party that this new song was created as a means of caution and awareness to men advising them to act carefully and appropriately around women . Recall that last year, Dbanj dealt with rape accusations with both Dbanj and his accuser seeking redress in court. “Ikebe” was produced by talented producer, Rexxie. To listen, click here.


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