Kwesi Arthur, the young International Act award winner and singer has an inspirational biography that can make his fans quite eager about his renowned, hit songs. This article is a must read for those who want to know about some of the Kwesi Arthur songs.
Born in 1994, Kwesi Arthur has come a long way in his life to arrive at the zenith of success, where he is standing at present. The journey of his life has been a whole gamut of struggle from his combat with his childhood illness, rickets to struggle against poverty that did not allow him to continue his higher education studies. The steep journey of his life has honed his talent and justified his rock star image that has been embedded in him. The most unbelievable fact of his life is that he served as a security guard at a very early stage of life because of poverty. Most of his fans would be unaware of his true inspiration, Drake's "Thank Me Later" which has molded his path towards his successful career.
Songs of Kwesi Arthur
Most of the songs in Arthur's rap career reflect a tune of a mundane lifestyle and harsh reality. Some of his songs include:
1. Kwesi Arthur - Anthem
The song Anthem, released on 30th January 2018, is a splendid piece, written by Kwesi Arthur and mixed by Jayfyn. This song has left the viewers completely amazed. The opening scene of the song shows Kwesi preparing a dish, called Gari, in his kitchen. This scene apparently surpasses the traditional beginning of a pop song which songs like Living da Vida Loca have shown. The song portrays the uneasiness that can be caused by the aggregation of an uncomfortable crowd all around him. He is also not ready to add any new friend in this circle or in his community. He also shows his disgust to become close to any stranger (female), sitting beside him in a cab. In Anthem Kwesi Arthur, there is also a constant urge to manifest the problem where they are stuck. The response to the song has been so massive, that the social media sites got flooded with videos of fans who are eager in taking up challenges to emulate the moves, shown by Arthur.
2. 8PM in Tema - Kwesi Arthur
The beautiful lyrics of 8 PM in Tema by Kwesi Arthur has come out the best under the production of Tabil and gathered a huge amount of listeners. This song portrays the lyricist's strong longing for winning a Grammy award as well as his wish to prove himself to the people who did not believe in his potential. This song would definitely make the listener able to have ample confidence to win his own battle without ignoring the potential that others have.
3. Kwesi Arthur - Grind Day
Produced by Kayso and written by Kwesi Arthur, Grind Day is another remarkable song from the NKrumah Krom -EP album. The song Grind Day highlights the story of active days, without mention of any particular time of the day or the position of the sun in the sky. The song calls for working hard and grinding whatever day of the week it is. From the lyrics, the guy is worried how to make ends meet; he wonders how to earn the bread and butter for survival while leading a life in a gutter-like condition.
'Grind Day' got received very well and became a hit that Kwesi unleashed a surprise to his fans that is a remix of his smash hit Hip-Hop joint “Grind Day” where he featured Sarkcess Music boss, Sarkodie & AMG Business crooner, Medikal. The video reached 1 Million views so far exceeding the views of the original song which has 149K views so far.
4. Kwesi Arthur - Devil Knocking
Devil knocking is a popular song from Nkrumah Krom-EP album that is produced by Kayso and Dusha Billions. From the song one would be able to find a plea from an aching heart to the All Mighty. This plea to the is a request so that he would show the right direction and save the soul from the jeopardy. This peril might have occurred either to give some lesson or due to some unexpected misfortune. The same appeal to the savior is echoed in the refrain part of the song where the lyricist discloses his trodden condition to the listener. The lyricist wants to save his soul from being bought by the devil who is banging on the door with a pound of money.
The image of fine girls licking the money out there implicates the fact that the devil is luring him not only with the hoard of wealth but also with the power of willful lust.
5. Up and Awake - Kwesi Arthur
This video of the song performed by Kwesi Arthur with Kojo-Cue Shaker ft verse, is an electrifying one that keeps the viewer in awe and wonder and leaves a strong impression on their mind. The beginning of the video starts with a planning procedure to go through a rebellious activity to achieve some goal.
Here the characters are starting their day with a sanctified prayer to fill their mind with a positive spirit so that they would not have to go through any anxiety or worry. Their pray is for the people who are lost and also making money. The impressive video shows a glimpse of a clash between the white and the black people.
6. Kwesi Arthur - Back on the Wall
This striking video of "Back on the Wall" makes the viewers aware about the stark reality of human life, especially when their back is hitting the wall and they have no way to escape. The spontaneous direction of Nasim Bilal, the performance of Suli Breaks aligned with the high-quality lyrics of Kewsi Arthur, makes this video a mesmerizing piece. The portrayal of the video in a mundane background makes the video sound more in tune with the stream of the lyric.
7. Kwesi Arthur - Ade Akye
Ade Akye by Kwesi Arthur is another motivating song, produced by Jay Fyn X kayso, to make the listener overflowed with a magnifying spirit. Hence, they would be able to break the barriers, by hitting the goal with collective power. The listener would feel the longing to carry forward his dream to the highest rank of the ladder. There is a fresh and serene spirit embedded in the lyrics of the song that would push the listener into an active state.
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8. Kwesi Arthur - Free
This vivacious song presents a stream of effervescent energy that can set the heart of a listener absolutely free from the bondage of regular, deemed life. This encourages the listener with a thousand bolt of power so that they would be motivated to quench the thirst of their desire. It makes the soul leap with energy and dance with the beat of the joyous tune.
9. Kwesi Arthur - Prekese
The song Prekese is equally potent to show the talent of the rap star Kwesi , like the other songs have been a proof of the genius instinct in him. His fans have shown love for this song as they have shown in the case of the other songs.
10. Kwesi Arthur - Okada
Okada is a heart throbbing one, among all the Kwesi Arthur songs which were mixed by BasQ, with his unmatched talent. The list of listeners has increased with the pace of time. The reviews of the song have never shown anything defaming so far. However, the credit for the success of this song goes not only to Kewsi Arthur but also to the musicians too.
We hope you enjoyed listening to this amazing artist, Kwesi Arthur, whose fan base will only keep growing larger thanks to his dedication and creativity. Feel free to check out more articles from our home page!