The self-acclaimed Frafra rap God, City Rapper claims he is the first artiste from the Upper East part of Ghana who receives more royalties from the international market, digital platforms like Spotify, audiomack apple music, etc.
City Rapper, known outside the show business as A-audimah Bright Anavura, is one of the decade musical artistes from the Upper East Region, Bongo to be precise. He does more Hip pop music, Afropop music, Dance hall, and Traditional music.
“Am de first and Youngest Artist from de Upper East to start taking my royalties since de late 2016… after I was signed in a Germany record label..call Mentaltunes.rec.com…first in 2017 I released my first album (Loving Africa). Which was sold across the de world… Second, in 2019, I released an EP.. title Beyond the Rivers of Ethiopia…City Rapper music is being distributed on many international platforms where u can get de likes of Jay Z…Akon, Kendrick Lamar music all together” said, City Rapper.
He didn’t only talk about the royalties he receives from the digital platforms, he also stressed on some of the biggest stages he has climbed, some of the national known artistes he has been on stage with and the other bigger competitions he has taken part in, some won and some went into the river.
“Example..won so battles in Adom Fm Kasahare levels hosted by Pop Skiny… Won again at Adom Fm Kasahare levels hosted by Dr Pounds…Went to Star of de future but was evicted.. Participated in TV3 Mentor…Win best Rapper at Labadi beach (Bily Jane)…Took part in GH one my Area Code really show …Stage in many shows with some of de Big artists like..Yaa Pono…Kidi…de late Ebony..Manifest…Ayisoba…Stone bowl… Reggie Rockstone. Jupiter, etc..did a show with Samini at Alliance France in Accra. etc..also won Best Rapper in Dormah-Ahenkro Brong Ahafo region. A lot to talk about…did a show in National Theatre for the National Face of SHS. Stage in Independence square with Manifest, Yaa Pono, Jupiter, Samini, etc.. etc” he said.
As the world keeps changing, the entertainment aspect of life also keeps changing which is making the entertainment businessmen and women placing the major focus on the digital platforms, because that is the best means by which they can get whopping returns on their investment.