The sharp increase in creativity around the world has brought the need for everyone to fasten their seat belt in order to meet the desire of the creative arts industry more effectively. C-Real is one superb Emcee who has braved the odds to deliver unparalleled quality with regard to his craft. He is also a poet, writer, producer and entrepreneur.
The Ghanaian lyricist has over the years carefully studied the trends of music globally and has discovered how best to meet up the task with unbeatable talent.
C-Real first tasted stardom when he partook in the Sprite Emcee Africa competition reigning over his peers in Ghana emerging as the champion and securing himself the second spot on the Continent, even though he was tipped as the public’s favorite. He has never looked back.
The Emcee has churned out HipHop hits like “I Be Swag” with a supporting classy creative video. That Video was nominated for “4syte Music Video Awards 2011” as “Best HipHop Video”. One of his other videos that’s recently turned heads is the “Em.CEO” which has also been nominated for the MTN 4Syte Music Video Award 2012 as the “Best Hip Hop Video”. As a prelude to his upcoming album, he has released “It’s a Rap” and most recently a song titled “Kneel, Pray, Rise, Conquer” amongst others which has sparked a lot of speculation that the star might have shifted to gospel music.
This however is just one of the many ways the young icon would like his ever-increasing versatility to be known, as he has done something similar feeding the Global Azonto Craze with “Do the Azonto”. C-Real has put in the work and laid down all necessary structures to help the successful release of his much anticipated debut album. – “EMCEO”. His style of music has attracted so many fans and admirers as his delivery encapsulates deep, grilling, and thought-provoking and intricate rap lines. Something truly missing in Ghanaian Hiphop and music at large. The star is know in real life as Cyril-Alex Gockel and hails from Hohoe in the Volta Region of Ghana.
C-Real has deep veneration for excellence as he foresees his career going to the very apex. He believes in positivity and this has geared him on to do music from his heart and with the people in mind. The Emcee’s upcoming album has got him busy, as he believes it will be one of the best albums in Ghana currently.
C-Real is enveloped by his passion for music. Anytime he thinks, breathes and sleeps, he still has his Ghanaian HipHop in mind as he describes it as the future.
His welcoming nature has urged him to stay interactive with the fans and he encourages them to follow him on Twitter: @C_RealGH
The debut album features the likes of Songstress & Diva “Efya”, Ace Producer and Songwriter “E.L.” as well as Chase, Jtown and Botswana’s own Emcee and Big Brother Africa Stargame contestant “Zeus”. The album with this host of stars will surely be something to look out for this Christmas season.
Source:Frank Gyimah (Entertainment Journalist)
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