Adeola Adisa, known by her stage name as Foreign Slim, is an afrobeat artist born in Lagos Nigeria, who currently resides in the United States. Foreign Slim has been doing music for over 10 years but has recently begun heavily focusing on taking her career to the next level. Foreign Slim is inspired by legendary music artists like Sade, Fela Kuti, Lagbaja, Tiwa Savage, and Niniola.
Foreign describes her sound as an Afro-fusion, Afro-soul blend with a futuristic influence. Despite her influences, Foreign Slim presents a unique sound to the Afrobeat genre.
This fall, Foreign Slim, presents her latest sonic masterpiece known as “Its Me”. This song, produced by the incomparable Samson Ohda, fuses unruly, yet captivating African drums rhythms, with the hypnotic and alluring melodies of Foreign Slim to create a unique sonic experience never quite before heard in the industry. Foreign states: “It’s Me” is a song designed to capture the essence of her origins.
Foreign states “although I’m originally from Lagos, Nigeria, I have been fortunate to travel the world and experience a variety of cultures, all of which have influenced me. This song is an ode to those locales that have shaped the person that I can become today. The song, recorded in the bustling Afrobeat
hotspot of Houston, Texas, represents a unique vibe never before heard in the music industry.
It’s Me is currently available on all streaming platforms.