The Remedies‘ infectious single “Shako Mo” heralded the arrival of contemporary pop music in Nigeria in 1998.

Today we return to the beginning. Eddy Remedy, Toni Tetuila, and Eedris Abdulkareem, together known as The Remedies, began the Nigerian pop music resurgence in 1998.

The Remedies earned the first urban success of our generation, backed by music industry giants KennyKekeOgungbe and DayoD1Adeneye, who had just launched their record label Kennis Music, and opened the way for more groups to come through.

The song “Shako Mo” is credited with sparking the pop explosion that has now captivated the country. Today, as we celebrate the accomplishments of Wizkid, D’banj, 2face, and Psquare,

Finally, if you adore beautiful music, you will undoubtedly add this to your playlist.

Enjoy and share your thoughts below!