Nigerian singer, Tem has expressed appreciation to Barbadian singer, Rihanna for their collaboration on her new single, which she co-wrote.
Recall that had in the early hours of Friday, released her fist new solo song, “Lift Me Up” for the movie, “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever” for the first time since her 2016 album, Anti.
The song is co-written by Tems, Rihanna, Ludwig Göransson, and the film’s director, Ryan Coogler.
The song is a tribute to the life and legacy of late Black Panther star, Chadwick Boseman, who died in 2020 after a private battle with colon cancer which he was diagoned of in 2016.
On Tuesday, 25th October, Marvel Studios shared a short clip on social media, confirming that Rihana will be on the Black Panther: Wakanda Forever soundtrack.
Reacting, Tems took to her Instagram handle to note that she is blessed to have co-written the song in honour of Chadwick Boseman.
She added that she is more blessed to hear Rihanna voice it to perfection.
She wrote: “Blessed to have written this song in honour of Chadwick Boseman and even more blessed to hear the baddest @badgalriri voice it to perfection”.