Connect with us

New Music

Victor Thompson Collaborates with Gunna on ‘THIS YEAR (Blessings)’



Victor Thompson, Gunna

Victor Thompson, the renowned Nigerian Gospel singer, songwriter, and musician, has been making waves internationally, and he’s taken his hit single “THIS YEAR (Blessings)” to new heights with a powerful Official Remix featuring Gunna. This dynamic collaboration is now available, and it bridges musical and spiritual worlds, celebrating the artistry of both artists.

Gunna recently invited Victor Thompson to join him on stage during his sold-out headline performance at the YouTube Theater in Los Angeles. Together, they delivered an emotionally charged rendition of “THIS YEAR (Blessings),” creating an unforgettable moment that captivated the audience. Their duet was met with viral acclaim on social media, and fans eagerly awaited the release of this incredible collaboration.

The Official Remix of “THIS YEAR (Blessings)” opens with cinematic synths, setting the stage for Victor’s heartfelt lyrics, “Everything I be wanting, manifesting for my life.” Gunna joins him in harmony, adding his own unique touch to the track with a standout verse. He concludes with a powerful promise, “Talk to God, it’s out of my control, I would never ever sell my soul.”

The original version of “THIS YEAR (Blessings)” featuring Ehis ‘D’ Greatest has achieved significant success on streaming platforms, accumulating over 77.4 million streams on Spotify and garnering more than 52 million views on the music video. Various remixes, including the sped-up version, acoustic rendition, French remix, North African remix, and Brazilian remix, have collectively accumulated 44.4 million Spotify streams. The track also peaked at #35 on the Billboard U.S. Afrobeats Chart.