Kwesi Arthur Drops His First Ever Album- ” SON OF JACOB “.
Ghanaian versatile artist, Kwesi Arthur debuts his 1st studio album titled, Son Of Jacob on April 22nd, 2022. Kwesi Arthur has risen to the top of Ghana’s rap scene with hits like 2017’s “Grind Day” and 2020’s “Baajo,” effortlessly blending trap, Afrobeats, and other styles with his fluid rhymes and mellow voice
On his debut album Son of Jacob, Kwesi Arthur taps into his ancestry to offer a representation of contemporary Ghanaian life – replete with its highs and lows. Over 15, tracks the artist born Emmanuel Kwesi Danso Arthur Junior channels his mellow voice while exploring the personal, familial and social.
From the reflective “Silver Spoon”, aspirational “Paper” and bass-heavy “Winning” featuring VIC MENSA, Arthur’s fluidity sees him weave multi-lingual flows between trap basslines, Afrocentric percussion and smooth pop melodies.
Showing a musical dexterity, the Tema native crafts jovial lines alongside Nigerian singer, Joeboy on “Baajo” and Teni on “Celebrate” before enlisting UK-based outfit NSG on the Afroswing “Diamonds Dancing”, blending asokpor and amapiano on “Animal” and infusing highlife on the gospel-tinged closer “Adom”.