For Your Grammy® Consideration:
For: Best Global Music performance
Collins Ero, popularly known as Preachermafioso, is a Nigerian Afrobeat artist/Rapper/Producer.
Known for his aesthetic sound, “AFROVOGUE”. Afrovogue is a boutique self styled genre that stems from his rich Afrobeats/Hiphop/Motown background.
“OBOH” which means applause in Edo language, is a feature track off Broken Wings, a follow up album to Xrix N Yoso album.
A psalm that expresses gratitude to GOD, against all odds, “Gory To Glory”
“UNKNOWN SOJAZZ” is a song, dedicated to the peaceful protesters who lost their lives at the Lekki toll gate, while protesting against police brutality at the wake of the ENDSARS movement across Nigeria similar to the BLM.
Embed with activism/undertone, the unjust killings which echoed globally, occurred just 5 months after the unjust killing of George Floyd by a police officer in Minneapolis 2020.
Preachermafioso was present at the Endsars Boston protest, including a couple radio appearances in the US to lend his voice to the movement.