Zimbabwean artist T3rry Tempo has emerged with a groundbreaking extended playlist (EP) titled "Moments." Set to make waves globally, this 8-track compilation is a collaborative effort featuring an array of international and local talents. The project skillfully navigates through diverse genres such as Afrobeat, Hip Hop, Drill, RnB, and Trap, offering a rich auditory experience that transcends cultural boundaries.
"Moments" stands out not only for its musical diversity but also for its impressive roster of international collaborations. The EP features singles with artists from France, Australia, the United Kingdom, Nigeria, and, notably, local Zimbabwean talents. The inclusion of acts like Loshy zw, POY, Travor Phillip, Raas Flow, Tehn Diamond, Viper Beetz, Tawaz Barney, Pyc3, MajorOverThere, POY, Roxanne Milliner (UK), and Thiia (AUS) showcases a global unity in addressing shared issues faced by the youth.
Exploring Youth Struggles:
At its core, "Moments" serves as a musical narrative addressing prevalent issues such as depression and the challenges faced by today's youth. Each track is a poignant exploration of these themes, presented through youthful tunes that resonate with the experiences of the target audience. The EP not only acknowledges these difficulties but also offers a musical journey towards overcoming them.
Diverse Production Team:
The EP's sonic landscape is as diverse as its themes, thanks to the collaboration with multiple producers. The likes of Viper Beetz, Loshy ZW, Raas Flow, MajorOverThere, nn fi & Lish, Tite RB, Tawaz Barney, and Pyc3 have combined their talents to create a timeless playlist. The fusion of various production styles contributes to the richness and versatility of "Moments."
Intro: Sets the tone for the EP's exploration of overcoming challenges.
Happy Times (Mufaro) ft Loshy: An uplifting track celebrating positive moments.
Way Beyond ft T-K: Explores new horizons, featuring a Nigerian duet.
Emotional ft Thiia & Nyrfa: A global collaboration addressing emotions, produced by Loshy.
Doink (Prod. Raas Flow): A dynamic track showcasing Raas Flow's production skills.
Moments (Prod. Viper Beetz): The titular track, encapsulating the essence of the EP.
They know wassup (Prod. MajorOverThere): A reflection on societal awareness, produced by MajorOverThere.
Milkshake ft Raynon: A collaborative effort produced by Pyc3.
Visual and Performance Extravaganza:
Accompanying the EP's auditory experience are three music videos, eight visualizers, and two live performances. This multimedia approach ensures that "Moments" is not just a collection of songs but a holistic artistic endeavour.
Official Release and Availability:
Starting from October 10, 2023, "Moments" will be officially rolled out on all digital streaming platforms and Zimbabwean radio stations. The staggered release of tracks and visual content builds anticipation, with the full project set to be available by the end of the year.
T3rry Tempo's "Moments" EP is more than just a musical collection; it is a global conversation about overcoming challenges and addressing the struggles faced by today's youth. The collaboration of international and local talents, combined with a diverse production team, ensures that "Moments" stands out as a timeless and culturally rich contribution to the music landscape.