Freetown, SIERRA LEONE – In a remarkable feat, the rising star Incredible_JJ, hailing from Kenema, has taken the music scene by storm with his latest track, “Freetown,” amassing impressive plays upon its release.
The artist, known for his melodic and relaxing voice showcased in captivating freestyle videos on Facebook, has stepped into the limelight with a collaboration featuring Sierra Leone’s rap sensation, Drizilik.
The collaboration, which seemed like a harmonious blend of talent, has sparked controversy, particularly due to Drizilik’s razor-sharp verses addressing the grim economic realities faced by bloggers in Sierra Leone. The raw and unfiltered narrative has triggered a wave of reactions, with some bloggers expressing their discontent.
As the aggrieved bloggers grapple with the aftermath of the song’s release, attempting to navigate a delicate balance between critique and their own professional standing, “Freetown” continues to gain momentum.
The controversy surrounding the track seems to have accidentally fuelled its popularity, as listeners are drawn to the candid reflection of life in the nation’s capital.
Incredible JJ’s strategic collaboration with Drizilik has not only elevated the artistic value of “Freetown” but has also thrust both artists into the centre of a social dialogue. The track not only serves as a musical masterpiece but also as a mirror reflecting the socio-economic struggles faced by many Sierra Leoneans.
Music lovers eagerly anticipate the further trajectory of “Freetown” on the charts, wondering if this unexpected controversy will continue to propel the song to new heights. PSN/18/11/2023