Nigerian rapper MI Abaga has declared that 2face Idibia is the greatest artist of his generation. He took to Instagram to give a shout-out to the top music star on the release of his new album.
He posted the photo below with caption: “2faceIdibia1 is the greatest artist of his generation. Its always an honour to be in his presence. The ascension album is out”.
It was reported on July 10 that Nigerian singer, songwriter and record producer, Innocent Idibia, popularly known as 2face unveiled the snippet mix of his new album, ‘The Ascension’.
The album contains 17 tracks.
The award winning 2face Idibia has remained one of the most sought after singers in Nigeria.
With over 20 awards to his name, he has no doubt made an impact in the music industry, with different collaborations with international acts like: T-Pain, Mary J. Blige and others.
Tuface, who has just released his sixth album ‘Away and Beyond: The Ascension’, released his previous album ‘Away & Beyond’ in 2012, which also enjoyed massive airplay.
In 2004 he released an album ‘Face 2 Face’, ‘Grass 2 Grace’ (2006), ‘The Unstoppable’ (2008) and ‘The Unstoppable International Edition’ in the year 2010.
He was the first Nigerian artist to have an appropriately priced international album.
2face, who was previously part of a Plantashun Boyz, is signed on to his own record label ‘ Hypertek’, which he established after leaving Kennis Music.
Tuface, aside being an artist, is also involved in charity activities, as a way of giving back to the people.
He established the Tuface Idibia Reach-Out Foundation, for this purposes. In December 2010, the foundation collaborated with the Hands Project International for an Aids charity dinner.
Recently he was made a Red Cross Ambassador.