Enjoyment of Monday, 5 October 2020
Some members of the Kumerican movement have voiced discontent with rapper Flowking Stone and superstar blogger Zionfelix for using gain of the trend devoid of comprehensive investigations into how it originated.
About a thirty day period ago, Flowking Stone produced ‘Oseikrom Geng’, a music that featured Phaize Gh and Obey Tunez. The rapper touted the single as the “street anthem in Ghana from Kumerica”.
Zionfelix on the other hand highlighted Reggie Rockstone, Kwadwo Nkansah Lil Win, Yaa Jackson, Amerado, Ypee, Brenya between many others on his undertaking.
TonyDath, Kizo Drips and Rapper Ebaadze who declare to be the originators of the motion say they predicted each Flowking Stone and Zionfelix who are indigenes of Kumasi to inquire about how the fad came into being right before gathering other folks for their respective Kumerican music.
“They have tapped into the craze without having obtaining out its origin. You read the title and just made the decision to arrange men and women for a track…” said a unhappy TonyDath.
Talking on GhanaWeb TV’s leisure review clearly show Bloggers’ Discussion board, the trio stated they begun the movement about fifteen years back. However, thanks to some circumstances past their manage, the motion was relatively popularized by the Asakaa Boys.
“When it went viral, men and women started out accomplishing flags, T-shirts…. They begun modifying the names of our towns to that of America… We could not have excused ourselves from the trend we experienced to allow it flow and later come out to established the document straight,” TonyDath advised display host Abrantepa.
“Kumerica stands for the tunes facet of Kumasi just like Kumawood is for the movie sector,” he extra.
Coined from two nouns – Kumasi and The us – ‘Kumerica’ has to a big extent inured to the benefit of some younger rappers in Kumasi as the spotlight has been put on them. Not only has there been a Photoshop of passports to be a part of the Kumasi-The usa identification there have been merchandises of Kumerica on sale.
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