"Jaiye Jaiye" is a song by Nigerianrecording artistWizkid. It was released on May 2, 2013, serving as the first single from his second studio album, Ayo (2014). It features Grammy nominated Nigerian musician Femi Kuti. The song peaked at number 2 on WorldCrunch, and at 6 on Haba Naija Top 10 Music Chart. Moreover, it peaked at number 10 on Afrobreakers September 2013 Chart. The song was produced by Sarz and mastered by Foster Zeeno.
According to a behind the scenes video uploaded onto YouTube on May 13, 2013, the recording process started when Wizkid called Femi Kuti's sister and asked her if she could get her brother to collaborate with him. Yeni Kuti said she was shocked and surprised when she got a phone call from Wizkid. When she told her brother, he agreed to work with the young CEO. Femi Kuti said he was busy with Nigerian Idol and other projects at the time; he specifically told Wizkid to postpone their recording session. Wizkid and Femi Kuti ended up doing subsequent recording sessions. Femi Kuti went on to say that he puts his best into his music and it's only right that he continues to do that when the likes of Wizkid come around.
The music video for "Jaiye Jaiye" was released onto YouTube on October 26, 2013, at a total length of 4 minutes an 11 seconds. The video was shot and directed by Sesan in Lagos at the historic shrine. It features a creative cameo from Fela Anikulakpo Kuti.
On October 2, 2013, Wizkid uploaded several behind the scene photos of the video shoot onto his Instagram account.
Upon its release, "Jaiye Jaiye" was met with positive reviews. Ovie O of NotJustOk praised the song, adding: "Everything about this song speaks volumes. The beat progression, Femi’s Sax, Wizkid’s delivery… near-perfect. Wizkid is the present and the future." OkayAfrica added, "In 'Jaiye Jaiye,' Wizkid gets some staccato saxophone lines from Femi Kuti, riding out the brass melody and Sarz beat with his signature high-pitched croons."