Veteran Hip Hop Connoisseur: Barry One of Malawi Exuberantly getting to the Music Industry after some Recess
By Abdul Rahman Bangura–
NEW AFRICA DAILY NEWS (NADN) Freetown, Sierra Leone- Barry One, Malawi’s veteran hip hop whiz, is giving rise to a tremendous rejoinder to the music industry after some intervals.
Barry One, who was periodically remembered as Uno among his supporters, was last heard on a new track two years ago when he banded up with Phyzix to drop a joint-album titled “The Diaries”.
Resurfacing following a two-year respite, the Blantyre-based rapper disclosed he is doing on a new recording whose first delivery came out on June 29th, 2020 .The single details multi-award-winning performer, Piksy. Biologically christened Barry Mkorongo, the hip-hop artist raps about God’s love towards him in his music journey traversing decades. Barry One’s forthcoming undertaking, an Extended Play (EP) which he is yet to give a title, is anticipated to plummet sometime.
“It’s a project that I am planning to have five tracks on it,” Barry clarified the reason behind his halt from the music business.
He noted: “I had to take a break because I couldn’t divide my time between music and some projects I was working on, but now I have time to hit the studio.”
Production credits for “Mkango” are credited to Brian Nkata, aka God’s Fav, a Malawian producer based in the U.S. Recording, mixing and mastering was done at Pro Pee Records in Blantyre by Percy Manyozo.
Barry is predicted to drop visuals for “Mkango” Friday of July 17th, 2020. The music video, shot and edited by Ben Bei of B&G Productions will be premiered at Anchors in Blantyre from 7pm.
Barry One has five solid projects under his belt. His five albums include their titles “Tionana”, “Legendary”, “Footprints”, “Maso Atseguka” and “The Diaries (joint album with Phyzix)
For New Africa Daily News Abdul Rahman Bangura Reports, Africa Correspondent