By Abu Bakarr Kargbo
London – based Hiphop/ Drill artist Ghost Vnx is leaning towards a different sound in 2021.
After making wave with his production skill by gaining over a million streams on his beat-stars account and also releasing his instrumental album (Beat Invasion) early 2020; (which went on to grab the #1 spot worldwide in the first week of it’s release on the audiomack instrumental chart), he has managed to make a smooth shift towards rapping which nabbed the attention of Trace urban UK and other media outlets after his ‘Hoods hottest’ and Black Box freestyle accumulated over a 100,000 views within a week.
Now, he is gearing up to release his debut EP, fronted by a new single “Cunch Boy”. On “Cunch Boy ,” Ghost Vnx deeply reflects on his innermost dark thoughts growing up. “Cunch” a slang word for “county” is widely used with drug dealings and other criminal activities.
It mirrors on the struggle one faces in gang activities which compares to his life as a young African boy growing up in London. Having lost his dad at a vulnerable age,
Ghost speaks about the pains, anxiety, and disappointments he had to deal with in order to survive.
He further on mentions his father’s dying prayers for him which has been a prime source for his motivation today. “It broke my heart When i lost my dad His prayers for me Just wanna see me shine” This captivating single “Cunch Boy” by Ghost Vnx is out Friday 19th March.
Osman Kargbo otherwise known by his stage name Ghost Vnx was born in Freetown, Sierra Leone, grew up in London United Kingdom.
Ghost started making music since he was 14yrs old started off producing music for some well known musician from Sierra Leone likes of (Itribe, Mr best, LAJ, Dabessco Marley, MIC, Bone Na throat etc.).
He started making wave in the Uk industry with his production skills by gaining more than 1 million streams on his BeatStars account, he also released his instrumental album last year name (Beat Invasion ) which went viral on audiomack the first week out and took the number 1 instrumental album worldwide on audiomack chart )
According to ghost vnx he thought he can do more than just production he started spitting bars and rapping and his friends used to force him to get into the studio booth to rap or do a music
Ghost vnx started making headlines on his rapping last year which he did 2 freestyle hoods hottest and blackbox freestyle which he manage to accumulate over 100k views within a week for an upcoming artist and started gaining the attention of trace urban Uk, Amazon music and complex Uk from then till now he has been having a smooth run and he is about to release his new upcoming single name Cunch Boy which is expected to go off when it’s landed..