Ita Alexander Akpan-Ita, better known as Lexisugar, is a Nigerian virtuoso record producer, musician, singer-songwriter, music consultant and CEO of Lexisugar Music Group. Born in Ibadan, Oyo state Nigeria and the first of four children, Lexisugar got his first piano when he was 2 years old.
A graduate of Covenant University Nigeria, with Bachelors in Psychology and a degree in Music Production and Studio Engineering from Recording Connection NY, USA; He started his music career in 2011 Brooklyn NY, in the corner of a small living room on a Sony computer and the Fruity Loops DAW.
This track “One Minute”, is well done and worth downloading. If you are not a Lexisugar fan, this song may make you change your mind. It is laid back, romantic and mellow. It is such a beautiful song sung with heartfelt emotion and is great for all romantics. If you like mellow jazzy R&B sprinkled with the blues, and can appreciate hearing a nice voice behind a slick melody, this is just the song for you!
This man has a way with lyrics that not many other artists have these days. It’s not always about the bump and grind, as Lexisugar takes us back to the days when a subtle hint was all that was needed in love. Lexisugar’s music has the ability to transport you to a simpler time and place. He has a vulnerability to his music that touches the heart, mind and spirit. His innate sensitivity shines through in his musical stylings. His lyrics vocalize the things that men wish they could say and the women love to hear.
“One Minute” definitely showcases Lexisugar’s musical roots, sensitivity and most importantly his talent. His style is undoubtedly “a breath of fresh air” compared to many other artist today. Whereas nearly everybody else in the industry is occupied with heavy handed productions, “One Minute”, keeps it minimal with an acoustic piano backing, very subtle strings, and some distinctive saxophone interludes.
When you think of a song that you can put on, and just chill to, or simply cuddle up to the one you love, then look no further, because “One Minute” delivers all that and more. From vocals to songwriting Lexisugar is truly blessed. He speaks to your soul and takes expression to another level.