Production credits goes to Kinsu, mixed and mastered by Dr Sankty at 17:17 Audio Lab.
The CIA clique (an abbreviation for Christ I Abide clique) is a music movement of various artistes featuring the likes of KINSU, NOLLY, DIKKY, PROPANE & DABZ who are out to affect lives positively through music and saturate the air waves with good music.
The movement began on November 2011 at the University of Nigeria Nsukka, Enugu state, Nigeria. Prior to this they had been dropping singles individually and making impact in the University of Nigeria Campus. They like to refer to their style of Music as “Real Music”, although hip hop is a favourite , their music still cuts across different genres.
They draw inspiration from everyday life and express it via their music from the point of view of their beliefs and convictions. Their musical influences include; The 116 clique , W.L.A.K , Cross Movement, Mali music and many more.
They debuted with their first single “Touch Down” in March 2012 and made immediate impact as the song went viral on the internet. They followed up with their second single “What You Do” in November 2012 which was also a huge success. The song made it to the praiseworld Radio Top 50 songs of the year 2012.
Building on the success of their efforts as a collective, individual artistes from the movement have been making impact and topping charts in Nigeria and beyond with their solo singles and they have also worked with some of the big names in the industry like Bouqui, Sokleva (of the roof top MCs) , Okey Sokay , Dr Sankty and many more.
Twitter : @ChristIAbide @NOLLY_CIA @DIKKY_CIA @DABZ_CIA @PROPANE_CIA @KINSU_CIA