Ghanaian songwriter and rapper, Kwame Ametepe Tsikata, popularly often called M.anifest, has opened up on what he has been doing in the course of the COVID-19 season.
Talking to Bernard Avle on the Level of View on Citi TV on Wednesday, he famous that regardless of all of the unfavourable results that got here with the pandemic, he was in a position to flip “tragedy to triumph.”
In keeping with the ‘God MC’, he used the time to hone his music manufacturing abilities.
“I’ve needed to redevelop abilities as a musician. After I started my profession, I used to be recording, mixing, and doing all my stuff at residence myself. Now, as you progress in life, professionally you meet different people who find themselves competent at it and who are actually doing all the things for you. Now, I’m re-learning a few of these instruments. It’s nearly like I’m again to Music 101,” he stated.
“We now have to show tragedy to triumph. There is no such thing as a means I’m going to be at residence and simply sleeping and consuming as a lot as I’m tempted to as an alternative of creating abilities as a result of life will resume,” he added.
M.anifest is likely one of the celebrities who used their social media handles to sensitise the general public on the coronavirus pandemic.
He particularly, urged folks to not be engulfed with worry, and in addition all the time adhere to the precautionary measures.
For the reason that outbreak of the pandemic, there have been bans on public gatherings the world over, a scenario which has disabled inventive of their works.
For the previous 9 (9) weeks in Ghana, the Ghanaian leisure business has been moribund, rendering lots of people within the sector unemployed.
Occasions such because the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards, Accra Trend Week, Harvest Reward, amongst others had been suspended because of the pandemic.
At current, Ghana’s COVID-19 case depend as of Might 20, 2020, is 6,269, in keeping with the Ghana Health Service’s latest update with a restoration of 1,898 and 31 deaths.
In the meantime, M.anifest has additionally been partaking his followers with on-line music performances.
On Might 25, 2020, the can be on the Africa Profit Day Live performance, a cross-continent live performance that includes a few of Africa’s largest artistes.
The present which can be reside on YouTube courtesy MTV can be hosted by British actor Idris Elba.
. @BurnaBoy @ShoMadjozi @YemiAlade @AKAWorldwide @SautiSol @diamondplatnumz@TiwaSavage @fallyipupa01 lets unite to have a good time #AfricaDay & increase funds for COVID19. Africa Day Profit Live performance #athome on 25.5 @MTVBASEAfrica YouTube web page 6pm(CAT) & MTV Base 9pm(CAT) #AloneTogether pic.twitter.com/6sL212XCr1
— Idris Elba (@idriselba) May 16, 2020
Among the many performing artists are Burna Boy, Yemi Alade, Tiwa Savage (Nigeria), M.anifest and StoneBwoy (Ghana), Sho Madjozi, AKA Worldwide (South Africa), Sauti Sol, Diamond Platnumz (Tanzania) and Fally Ipupa of the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Within the meantime, he has a brand new music titled ‘We No Dey Hear.’
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