Ghanaian singer, rapper and songwriter Citizen Welkins has bagged an award for his ‘My Baby’ music video directed by Kofi Awuah II over the weekend.
The Peace Makers Gang (PMG Music) signee went against contenders like King Promise (CCTV), Strongman Burner (BABY GIRL), Quata Budukusu (Ginger), Fanly (Live Wire), Shatta Wale (Gringo), Mantse AY (Nyame Watse), Citizen Welkins (My Baby), Kay Dizzle (Murder), Ypee (Meye Guy Rmx).
He was also nominated for the ‘Most Promising’ at which he lost to Maccasio.
While in Senior High School he started writing songs. He ventured into acting soon after High School and also got the motivation to continue pursuing music touring with Tinny, Ara B and Jupitar amongst other top and underground musicians he supports.
When he decided to pursue music full-time in 2014, he started recording songs amongst the released banger ‘One Shoe One Shirt’ featuring Pope Skinny, that hit him to the lime light. Again In 2015, He then came back with a breakthrough huge hit record Sumomo featuring legendary Tinny ,whom he got inspiration and given platform to show his talents.
He had successful collaboration with other artists and also performed alongside top artists like Pope Skinny, Tinny, Jupitar, Yaa Pono, Ara-B, WondaBoy and others on bigger stages including YFM Area Code, X Concept, Homowo Festival Concerts, Tour Concert, Island Rave & 4Syte Summer Pool Jam and many more.
His current single banger ‘Confirm‘ is an example to the effect that one can rise from “Nothing to something” is also receiving a positive response from the fans and general public with massive airplay in Ghana, Nigeria and South Africa and spreading across the world.
He is currently working on the video for the reggae dancehall inspired riddim banger single ‘Jah Lead’, and preparing to release his first album Debut (THE REV) ,The Results Of Endless Vision which got lots of top stars featured on.