Rapper Kwesi Arthur’s goal is to be mentioned in the same breath as the likes of Jay Z and Drake.
He made the revelation during an interview on Starr Drive on Starr 103.5 FM. In spite of his current success, he is of the opinion that there is more to be and he isn’t “there” yet.
“I don’t think I’m there yet. I still feel like there is more work to be done. I’m not where i want to be so… I want to be like… I want to be mentioned amongst the Jay Zs, the Drakes,” stated Arthur to Hosts Giovani Caleb and Berla Mundi.
“Now I can’t even be mentioned amongst the Sarkodies, the WizKids, so there is more to be done.”
Arthur also spoke about his 2018 Black Entertainment Television (BET) Awards nomination and more.
Listen to interview below.
In just about a year, he has managed to ‘grow’ from the ‘underground’ music scene to mainstream – collaborating with some of the big names in the Ghanaian music industry.
In 2018, he won the ‘Hip Hop Song of the Year’ with ‘Grind Day’ – the song that brought him mainstream acclaim, and earned a Viewers’ Choice Best New International Act at the 2018 Black Entertainment Television (BET) Awards.
Arthur has headlined a number of shows, and has cemented his place in the mind of music fans in Ghana, and across the world.
The visual of his song ‘Woara (God Engineering) off his ‘Live From NkrumahKrom EP‘ depicts his come up and more.