Ghanaian rapper, singer and songwriter Kwame Ametepee Tsikata aka Manifest has released a new song titled “No Long Talk” which is currently causing a serious conversation on twitter.
Recently, Manifest came forth with his new EP album tittled “The Gamble”. Off from the EP is this lovely tune he titled “The Gamble” and he features Bayku on this.
Manifest 7-track EP which features Burna Boy, Simi, B4Bonah and more and this album talks about reflection on the chances we take in love and life.
Manifest is the son of Ghanaian lawyer and academician Tsatsu Tsikata and Reverend Dr Priscilla Naana Nketia, a lawyer and pastor. His maternal grandfather Joseph Hanson Kwabena Nketia was a composer, professor and ethnomusicologist. Manifest migrated to the Twin Cities (Minneapolis-St Paul, USA) in 2001 to attend Macalester College, where he graduated in 2005 with a Bachelor of Arts in economics.
From the lyrics of the song, Manifest seems to be talking about how his feature seems to be heading and his thoughts about how others think about him.
Listen to the song below;
M.anifest (born Kwame Ametepee Tsikata, 20 November 1982) is a Ghanaian rapper, singer and songwriter.
He won Best Rapper and Hip-Hop song of the year at the 2017 Ghana Music Awards. He has worked with Damon Albarn, Flea, Tony Allen, Erykah Badu, and is featured on five songs on the Rocket Juice and The Moon album. He is the grandson of one of Africa’s foremost ethnomusicologists and composers J.H. Kwabena Nketia. In 2012, BBC’s arts program The Strand tipped him as one of four acts to look out for in 2012. In 2015 M.anifest’s single “Someway bi” earned him a third-place honour in the International Songwriters Competition (ISC). In the same year, The Guardian named M.anifest as “the foremost rapper on the continent.”. M.anifest currently lives in Accra (Madina) and Minneapolis.