Ethiopian singer Teddy Afro, who delivered opening remarks at a U. Embassy-sponsored workshop for students on the occasion of World Environment Day Photo by U. More popularly known as Teddy Afro, his latest album — his fifth — comprises 15 songs of tribute and love that touch on issues of solidarity, reconciliation and the hope of living collectively in a diverse country. The album also includes a song with lyrics in a coded language, which is being interpreted by some as a rebuke to his detractors.
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Artist Teddy Afro is set to release his new single this coming Tuesday. After releasing his last single titled Ethiopia in this will be the first single in three years. Though this is the first time the artist is publicly showing support for the project, recently he has contributed 1 million birr for the fight against Coronavirus. Teddy Afro is not new in producing songs that have national themes and songs like Kenenisa and Haile Gebreselassie are among the songs that have had a uniting effect. The new song is expected to become a hit given the number of days Ethiopia left with to fill the dam despite strong confrontation from Egypt.
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Official Single The Associated Press. People in cars honked their horns, others whistled, played loud music, and danced in public spaces to mark the occasion.
As influential figure, Teddy Afro dubbed as "the greatest artist all of time" and renowned for conveyance in political sentiment. Teddy Afro often compared to Tilahun Gessesse of their voices, musical styles and nationalistic sentiments. Despite involving with the entertainment industry, his parents encouraged him to pursue his music career.