Young prodigy Kwesi Arthur follows up his captivating “John Wick (Freestyle)” and returns to the soundsphere with fellow Ghanaian star Medikal for their brand-new track and visuals to “Different”.
Serving up an assertive banger, the duo trade a series of slick verses layered upon heavy bass kicks and eerie piano keys – whilst maintaining an impressive tempo throughout. Matched with a set of captivating visuals showcasing an array of special effects, “Different” acts as a timely reminder of the pair’s innate ability to deliver a fast-paced rap masterclass.
Speaking on the single, Kwesi Arthur states: “This song is about being different, thinking different and not conforming to everything else.”
Stream or download Kwesi Arthur x Medikal “Different” here: https://platoon.lnk.to/different
Following his feature on one of the most notable underground tracks of the year in Yaw Tog’s “Sore” Remix featuring Stormzy, Kwesi Arthur has been steadily turning up the heat on his output all year, his breakthrough COLORS performance drawing co-signs from US superstar Cardi B, his sell-out shows in London and New York underlining his nomination for Best International Act at the 2018 BET Awards – an innate rap talent that blends seamlessly with his ear for contagious Afropop melodies.
Kwesi Arthur’s multi-dimensional grasp of genres and worlds has seen him gain critical attention across both sides of the Atlantic, from London’s i-D MAGAZINE and NEW WAVE MAGAZINE to THE NEW YORKER. With his debut full-length project on the horizon, mark Kwesi Arthur as one of Africa’s most thrilling new voices set for international relevance.