Full name: Toyin Sokefun-Bello, better known as TY Bello, the artful Nigerian female artist, a former member of Kush, songwriter, photographer and philanthropist (add according to taste) has added "Cold" to her catalogue of gospel releases that includes Ekundayo, Greenland, This Man and many more.
Describing the song`s inspiration on Youtube, TY Bello wrote, "I know exactly where I was when the petrol tanker exploded in Lagos last week, killing many.
"I was already in front of my microphone about to start a spontaneous worship session...when @biggorgy showed me the footage. I immediately took stock of my entire family, to be sure everyone was home safe.
"I remember the relief I felt and guilt that came right after. I wasn’t entitled to that relief. I remembered hundreds of people killed in Plateau state just days before. And on and on, I played similar tragedies in my mind. I was suddenly aware of my disconnect with the goings-on in the country (Nigeria), and I felt numb, hard and cold..."
For the concluding piece on TY Bello`s story, visit her Youtube channel. But before then, listen to "Cold" below and be inspired to make a change in your world.