In the vibrant landscape of the Ghanaian music industry, a new star is emerging, and his name is Sarfo Newman. Hailing from Sekyere Kwamang in the Ashanti Region of Ghana, this young artist has captured the hearts of most Ghanaian music lovers with his sensational music and lyrics, earning widespread acceptance from netizens.
The stamp of approval came from none other than the famous rap artist Sarkodie, who took to Twitter to endorse Sarfo Newman signalilng that he is one to watch within the Ghanaian music landscape.
Sarfo Newman’s journey into the world of music is as diverse as his influences. He studied Construction Technology and Management at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST). Currently, he serves as a teacher in Accra, showcasing the multifaceted nature of his talents.
He has been officially making music for the past 5 years where he worked with some national institutions such as the Bureau of Ghana Languages and National Commission on Culture. Refusing to be confined to a specific genre, he proudly identifies as an alternative artist, embracing the freedom to explore various musical avenues.
Sarfo Newman’s latest single, “Akokoa,” is making waves in the Ghanaian music scene. A captivating storytelling piece, the song has quickly ascended the charts, currently securing its spot as one of the top 5 most streamed songs on Apple Music Ghana. The track not only showcases Sarfo’s lyrical finesse but also establishes him as a relatable storyteller.
Beyond his musical talents, Sarfo Newman is described as a calm, quiet, yet highly intelligent individual. His entertaining and creative personality shines through in his work, drawing listeners into a world where emotions and stories are beautifully woven into every note.
What sets Sarfo Newman apart is his unique inspiration drawn from classical music of the 1600s. Influenced by legendary composers such as Beethoven, Joseph Hayden, and Handel, he brings a classical touch to the contemporary Ghanaian music scene, creating a blend that resonates with a wide audience.
When he’s not busy creating music, Sarfo Newman enjoys watching detective movies and funny videos, showcasing a well-rounded personality that goes beyond the confines of the studio.
As Sarfo Newman continues to make his mark, we eagerly anticipate the musical journey that lies ahead for this rising artiste. With a unique blend of classical inspiration, and relatable storytelling, Sarfo Newman is undoubtedly a rising star to watch out for.
Source: Benjamin Koomson