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New single from Mista Silva

AFROBEATS SENSATION MISTA SILVA DEBUTS BRAND NEW SINGLE “I KNOW YOU LIKE AM”

 

Afrobeats sensation and full-fledged star Mista Silva is the modern voice of a new generation bringing Afrobeats and the sound of Africa to a brand new audience. With his instant classic and pioneering sounds of “Boom Boom Tah”, Mista Silva was the first unsigned Afrobeats artist to be playlisted on BBC 1Xtra.

 

Still ringing bells and making massive waves with his debut E.P titled Full Vim, the extremely talented and versatile artist stole the show at the likes of E4 Udderbelly Festival, BBC Radio 1 Hackney Weekender, Africa Unplugged, I Love Afrobeats Festival, Somerset House’ Summer Afrobeats Series and WizKid’s UK tour among other essential Afrobeats gigs and concerts of 2012, which also saw Mista Silva perform across the globe, notably in Germany, Holland, Ghana and Austria.

 

As a result of his successful single and E.P release as well as his extensive performance schedule across the UK, Mista Silva was awarded the UK Artist of the Year 2012 gong at the GMA Europe 2012 as well as Best Emerging Act 2012 at the GUBA Awards. He rounded off a fantastic 2012 with the release of “No. 1” music video off of the Full Vim E.P.

 

Mista Silva picks up in 2013 where he left off in 2012 with the release of his brand new single titled “I Know You Like Am” which is off of his forthcoming sophomore E.P More Vim!!!

Check out the song below!

Mista Silva to release new EP

MISTA SILVA PRESENTS FULL VIM EP

 

London based artist, Mr Papa Kwame Amponsa known famously as Mista Silva has currently been taking the Afrobeats music scene by storm. With hits such as Bo Won Sem Ma Me, Wadi Mi Sika and his most recent smash hit Boom Boom Tah, this year is looking very promising for the rising star.

June 24th sees the release of his new EP entitled Full Vim, which features collaborations from some of the best Afrobeats artists in the game right now. In association with the EP, Mista Silva will be having a launch party which will feature live performances from Fuse ODG, girl band Dzama Girls and his UK collective.

The EP proves to Afrobeats lovers just how talented and versatile Mista Silva is, as he cultivates his love for music into this amazing body of work.

Mista Silva created a hype around his name when he started off as a funky house MC, and then changed his style of music after a visit to Ghana a few years ago, since his energy and explosive lyrics have had his name rolling off every Afrobeat lovers tongue.

Since this successful transition he has worked alongside the likes of Ghanaian Afrobeats artists Stay Jay, known famously for his track Shashewo, as well as Keche, and Atumpan. UK based group Vibe Squad are also on his impressive music C.V. He is part of a collective which features Flava, Kwamz, Skob, A Star and C-Don, who are the main guys behind the success of his smash hit singles.

2012 has been a very busy year for Mista Silva, having been interviewed by one of the best DJ’s in the music industry; Tim Westwood himself. His songs added to the playlists at Choice Fm and BBC 1xtra which is a great achievement as Afrobeats slowly builds a repertoire around the globe.

Mista Silva will be opening Wiz Kid’s concert this June with his UK Collective, and just recently was added to Radio 1’s Hackney Weekender. It’s non-stop for him so make sure you stay tuned for more news and buy his EP on 24 June.

Ace & Vis say: ‘He’s The one to rave the Afrobeats flag in the UK’.

Tim Westwood says: ‘He’s the hottest UK Afrobeats artitst at the moment’.

The EP will add the extra ‘VIM’ to the rise of Afrobeats music worldwide.

Check out his latest smash hit Boom Boom Tah Featuring Skob, Flava and Kwamz http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KXgkI7bRFHo

For management and bookings please contact Philip:p_philip2005@yahoo.co.uk (@philippoku)

For more information about the Full Vim EP launch party please contact Gabrielle: gabrielle.dadzie@gmail.com (@Gabrielle_Music)

Full Vim will be available to download from iTunes on 24th May and hard copies will be available to buy from selected stores.

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