Clash Of The Titans : Snr Citizen Endoreses Sayvee As The Best Lyricist In Takoradi
A popular Takoradi based Ex Navy personnel and renowned chorister and a music lover,who is believed to be in his 80s and goes by the popular name, Mr Morrison surprisingly joined the fast rising Takoradi based music act,Sayvee during a radio interview which he granted kiss fm.
He joined Sayvee and the programme host in the studio and requested to to say something relevant to the ongoing discussion amidst the concern from the host Mr Hughes that time wasn’t at his side.The man insisted till he was given the nod to do so. Unknowingly, he had followed the interview vividly and his interest arose the more when Sayvee was answering question from the host and did mention that “the best comes from the west” and he decided to elaborate on that and tell the listeners the origin of that ‘phrase’ .According to Mr Morrison,The interview freaked him more when he realized it was Sayvee who was at the studio saying western is taking over again in the music industry so he moved straight from home to join them .He endorsed Sayvee’s music and his lyrical content unlike some other acts who just rap without making “sense” and that he should use the bible as his source of inspiration whenever he is writing songs and coincidentaly sayvee’s Woei Soh hit on which he featured singlet was based on Job’s story in the bible.
In his response to the meaning of ‘the best come from the west’ Mr. Morrison revealed that in the late 50s’,there was a National musical context in Accra which included dancing,singing ,coral music and drumming,and during the competition,one gentleman from the Western Region by the name Hackman won the coral music contest and Broadway danceband also from the Western Region won their various competitions respectively. There the programme MC who happens to be Mike Egan Passed the comment…Yes! ‘The best comes from the west ‘.and since then the Phrase has come to stay across the Nation and it’s said by every generation.
On his final message,he advised Sayvee to be consistence with his music career and make God the ultimate decision maker in his life.
Article By paa kwasi (onellpaakwesi.com)