Chris Gayle and Avina Shah mix it up for Groove music video

By September 18, 2020

Universe Boss Chris Gayle is excited about the release of his new music video done in collaboration with British Indian singer Avina Shah. 

The video for the song titled ‘Groove’ was shot in separate countries during the pandemic lockdown and Gayle is happy about the outcome saying the goal was to successfully mix Jamaican flavour with Indian and Western sounds.

“It’s my first collaboration with a female artist, thanks to Avina and I am looking forward to this release,” Gayle said in a promotional video on YouTube for what will be his second musical release.

“The concept came about, she would do her part in a bit of Indian and English, so it was my part to bring a bit of Jamaican flavour to the track.”

 Avina, who described the hard-hitting batsman as an “absolute legend, who is not just a talented sportsman but is super talented in music as well”, said having him on the song was the highlight.

“I am happy with the sound that he brings to Groove and we can’t wait to see the response,” she said.

“The song is about letting go of your body, shaking that ‘thing’, just dancing to the beat and it’s kind of a bootylicious song.”

Gayle first tested the waters of the music industry back earlier this year with a remix of Stylo G’s Too Hot which received positive reviews from Jamaica’s music industry players.

Gayle is currently in Dubai preparing for the start of the 2020 season of the Indian Premier League.

 

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