Celebrated Ghanaian entertainment journalist and entrepreneur Deloris Frimpong Manso, popularly known in Showbiz circles as Delay, has openly declared support for Chief One.
‘Turn By Turn', the latest and fast trending song by Chief One, released a few days ago, has become Delay's favourite via her support on social media.
Chief One, born Michael Ivan Nyagamagu, is the latest Ghanaian music sensation who broke into the mainstream in January via a viral freestyle of his popular song, ‘Novayi'.
Since then, Chief One has grabbed the opportunity to launch his debut EP, ‘Here I Come', with 6 songs, all recording bangers. ‘Here I Come' EP was released on February 21, 2022. It has crept beyond 1 million streams across all music platforms; he recruited Omo Marani and DD Don on the catalogue.
Chief One's powerful and deep lyrics are mainly done in his local dialect, Ewe, which scored him 5 envious nominations in different award schemes, namely, 3 Music Awards, Vodafone Ghana Music Awards, Ghana Music Awards USA, Ghana Entertainment Awards USA and the latest one being Ghana Music Awards France.
Out of the five nominations — all copped this year, he won his nominated category under 3 Music Awards as the ‘Next Rated Act'. He also received some freebies from giants Mobile Phone Company, Infinix Ghana. Prior to this, he has won ‘Hiplife Artiste Of The Year' at the 2018 Edition of the Volta Music Awards out of 4 nominations that year.
‘Du Agbe', his 5th officially released video from his EP, is another monster jam shuffling various playlists across streaming platforms. ‘Novayi', ‘Mekamo', ‘Young Boy' and ‘Nyemedzio' also shot him up.