The Late Ghanaian Afrobeat superstar and 2018 VGMA Artiste Of the Year, Ebony Reigns is still reigning in the music industry despite her demise.
Ebony’s 2017 hit single, “Date Your Fada” has recently resurfaced. The song, which was released prior to the TikTok trend has someway somehow found its way to becoming a fast-growing trend on the video-sharing app.
The song, which was a hit due to its controversial lyrics, has once again gained some virality due to the same controversial lyrics. The line “If You Break My Heart I Go Date Your Fada” has got some of the top creators on TikTok recreating their own versions of the line in their own creative way. Some are using pictures of their crush, others reacting to the meaning of the lyrics whiles others are dancing to the song because they love the song.
The majority of the creators are from Asia and that explains the numbers behind the virality of the song. The song currently has over 679,000 videos on TikTok. This could be a resurgence of the song topping the charts.
Ebony was discovered by musician and entrepreneur, Bullet from Ruff n Smooth and was signed to his Ruff Town record label and Midas Touch Inc.
She came out with her first single, “Dancefloor”, in December 2015, with a video and audio release. The song became a radio hit, landing her a nomination for the “unsung” category at the 2016 Ghana Music Awards.
In March 2016, Ebony released her major hit single, “Kupe”.
In 2017 Ebony released “Date Your Fada”, the song currently has over 5 million views on YouTube, on Spotify, the song has over 4 million streams.
“Date Your Fada” is off Ebony’s debut album “Bonified”.
We compiled the best of the “Date Your Fada” videos trending on TikTok;
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