In the vibrant and ever-evolving Ghanaian music scene, few names hold as much reverence as Da Hammer of The Last Two. A legendary producer and a key figure in popularizing Hiplife or Hip Hop made in Ghana, Da Hammer has played a pivotal role in shaping the careers of some of the country’s finest artists. However, his recent praise and eulogy for a young talent, Lasmid, have caught the attention of music enthusiasts and industry insiders alike.
Lasmid, known outside the music industry as Nathaniel Owusu, made a breakthrough in 2022 with his hit song ‘Friday Night.’ It was this track that catapulted him into the limelight and earned him accolades such as the New Artiste of the Year and Highlife Song of the Year in the 24thVGMA. But it wasn’t just the catchy tune that captivated audiences; it was Lasmid’s unique sound and style that set him apart from the rest.
In a recent post on his Facebook page, Da Hammer praised Lasmid for being a true unique artist, one whose sound defies convention and stands out amidst a sea of music. He noted that Lasmid belongs to the exclusive list of “favorite artist’s favorite artists,” those who possess an originality that others aspire to emulate. Being part of this elite group is no easy feat, as it demands a fearless approach to music-making and a commitment to staying true to oneself.
Da Hammer urged Lasmid to continue on this path of creativity and authenticity, advising him to mend any misunderstandings and move forward with unwavering determination. Such recognition and encouragement from a seasoned producer like Da Hammer can undoubtedly fuel Lasmid’s passion and drive to explore new musical frontiers.
Currently, Lasmid’s song ‘Bad Boy’ is making waves in the music industry, further solidifying his position as a rising star to watch out for. With his talent and Da Hammer’s endorsement, the future looks promising for this unique Ghanaian artist.
As Lasmid’s star continues to rise, it is crucial for him to stay grounded and remain committed to his distinctive style. In a music world filled with trends and imitations, the power of uniqueness cannot be understated. And it is evident that Da Hammer recognizes the significance of this attribute in an artist’s journey to success.