Jovi releases Raps 2 Riches. The five-song EP takes listeners on a journey, to the urban landscape of Cameroon, mixing cinematic production with powerful lyrics and witty social commentary. The Le Monstre produced Raps 2 Riches places Jovi in the running for one of the best hip hop artists in Africa, as he fluidly moves from funny, to sexually charged, to reflective. Spitting lyrics in multiple languages: French, English, and Pidgin, Jovi continues to break boundaries in music in Cameroon and Africa, with his trap influence, melodic gift, and lyrical deftness. Download and stream Jovi’s new EP Raps 2 Riches here!
Jovi releases his highly anticipated second album, Mboko God. The Cameroonian rapper has created a musical journey that transcends cultural, linguistic, and geographical boundaries. Mboko God is a hip hop album full of influences from around the continent and takes listeners into unknown territory. Produced by Le Monstre, the multi-layered album effortlessly fuses Cameroonian rhythms, languages, and harmonies with musical influences from regions throughout the country. From the very first song, the beautiful “Mboko God – Positioning”, with Ngemba and Nliimbom dialects deep with meaning finished with an epic, unexpected trap flow by Jovi, it’s clear that the album is bringing forth a new genre of hip hop. You can download Jovi’s new album Mboko God here.
Jovi releases the visuals for “Big Vulture” featuring Rachel, delivering the message that no matter what people say, you can overcome the negativity and follow your passion. “Big Vulture” continues with Jovi’s signature style of African trap, as deep, resonant bass drives the melody and Jovi raps in a flow of Pidgin, English and French.
Watch “Big Vulture” here!
JOVI publie son nouvelle EP KANKWE Vol. 2. Cet EP composé de 5 titres est produit par Le Monstre, un des producteurs les plus originaux de l’Afrique et du hip hop africain. “Kankwe Volume 2” propose deux nouvelles chansons, en dehors de “Big Vulture», et des chansons à succès, “Cash” et “Et P8Koi”. JOVI ici, fait un mélange d’instruments et rythmes africains avec des beats Hip Hop, Trap américain, Pop et surtout son rap en anglais, français, et Pidgin. Le son est percutant avec des paroles bien amenées, plein de rimes et punchlines, le plaçant parmi les meilleurs rappeurs en Afrique. “Kankwe Volume 2” est disponible en téléchargement gratuit sur BANDCAMP, et est suivi de “Kankwe Volume 1”, publié en 2013. JOVI travaille sur son deuxième album, “Mboko God,” qui sera publié plus tard cette année.
Jovi releases his second EP, “Kankwe Vol. 2.” The 5-track EP is produced by one of the continent’s most original producers of African hip hop, Le Monstre. The EP features two new songs, as well as the recently released “Big Vulture,” featuring RCHL, and his hit songs, “CASH” and “Et P8Koi.” Staying true to his unique sound, Jovi mixes African instruments and rhythms, with hip hop beats, American trap, pop, and rap in English, French, and Pidgin. The “Kankwe Vol. 2” EP is available for free download on bandcamp. “Kankwe Vol. 2” is a follow-up to Jovi’s “Kankwe Vol. 1” EP released in 2013. Jovi is currently working on his second full-length album, “Mboko God,” which will be released later this year.
Listen to and download Jovi’s “Kankwe Vol. 2 ” EP here!