Nigeria’s TJ Grin drops debut EP ‘GrinVibes’

In Afrobeats by Nick Russell

A promising and progressive new project from young Nigerian Afrobeats artist TJ Grin, who focuses on his everyday struggles and obstacles in ‘GrinVibes’. Speaking on his five track debut EP, he explains how “I was inspired by the street / Ghetto to introduce myself to the world” explains TJ Grin who recorded this EP SJE Studios with Rhaffy stepping in to produce the EP.

‘GrinVibes’ can be understood as a framework of  TJ Grin’s feelings towards the state of current society, and the daily struggles faced in Nigeria. TJ Grin is the musical moniker for Tijani Adeshina. Beginning his journey freestyling in High School, TJ Grin dedicated himself to his craft, pushing his boundaries creatively. His sound evolved to center around an Afrobeats sound with the added flair of rap and hip hop. TJ Grin describes his sound as positive vibes with a soulful feel.

Stream the project here!