Johnny (Yemi Alade song)

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"Johnny"
Yemi Alade - Johnny cover.jpg
Single by Yemi Alade
from the album King of Queens
Released October 14, 2013 (2013-10-14)[1]
Genre Afro pop
Length 3:54
Label Effyzzie Music Group
Songwriter(s) Yemi Alade
Producer(s) Selebobo
Yemi Alade singles chronology
"Uche Face"
(2013)
"Johnny"
(2013)
"Tangerine"
(2014)

"Uche Face"
(2013)
"Johnny"
(2013)
"Tangerine"
(2014)

"Johnny" is a song recorded by Nigerian Afro pop recording artist Yemi Alade, taken from her debut studio album King of Queens (2014). The song was an international smash hit in many countries including Nigeria, Tanzania, Kenya, Ghana, South Africa, Liberia, Uganda, Zimbabwe, The United Kingdom and others. The music video was directed by Clarence Peters. Before the song was released, it was leaked over the internet.

Music video[edit]

The music video was uploaded on March 4, 2014 onto Alade's official Vevo account. The music video shows how the title character, "Johnny" (played by Nigerian actor and model Alex Ekubo), cheats and lies about his relationship with several women in the clip.

Accolades[edit]

"Johnny" was nominated for Best Pop Single and Song of the Year at The Headies 2014.[2]

Year Awards ceremony Award description(s) Results
2014 The Headies Best Pop Single Nominated
Song of the Year Nominated

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Johnny - Single by Yemi Alade". iTunes. 14 October 2013. Retrieved 29 October 2014. 
  2. ^ Ochugba, Mary (10 October 2014). "The Headies unveils 2014 nominees". Business Day. Retrieved 17 October 2014.