Fast rising sensational singer and Hardboy Music newly signed act Deon Boakye with his GuyGuyFam movement is set to release the remix of his 2015 released track dubbed “GuyGuy”.
The remix of the song features top Ghanaian youth influential rappers; Kofi Kinaata, the “Susuka” hitmaker, Ko-jo Cue of BBnZ Live label and Cool Joe – a Ghanaian born but Belgium based rapper with a current trending song titled “Deadly” featuring Pappy Kojo.
The song is instrumented by Tema based sound engineer, Mix Masta Garzy.
The original song was released early last year of which Vodafone Icons street edition winner Ryan Korsah was featured on it. Later, Takoradi version was done featuring West Side Legacy giants Ayesem Sketches, Perry and Singlet.
Speaking in an interview, Deon Boakye threw lights on the launch of the single and the whole concept behind the new youth movement GuyGuyFam.
“Well, GuyGuy has a touch of controversies; the notion behind the name might be misinterpreted by a layperson,” Deon revealed.
He further stressed, “GuyGuy is a popular Ghanaian term mostly used by the youth to define a person who showsoff interms of arrogance. But in our contest, we creatively using the term to attract the youth since it’s abusively used by them.”
“The idea behind a person who calls another fellow or tag himself with GuyGuy means arrogance but our content and realness of this same term is geared towards defining a person with confidence, charisma, high self- esteem, focused attitude and above all an independent fellow.
Under this ideology, we are advising and preaching to our youth to remain truth to themselves, to be guyguy in their own unique way and to stop following others shadows. Most God given talents of our youth is hidded due to discouragement and lack of confidence. We the youth needs to be motivated, we need to be inspired, encouraged and we need to be psyched to do more despite hardship and economic crises in the country.”
He added “GuyGuyfam is here for good, this movement and Hardboy Music Group is geared towards inspiring and encouraging one another to stay unique, real and original. Don’t be discouraged; create an environment that can open doors for the people surrounding you. You can never be the shadow of somebody; you can only be the shadow of yourself. Our youth is to be empowered to create and innovate through this movement because we believe the youth holds the key to unlimited possibilities.”
The singer added that “Ghanaians, especially the youth, corporates and brand holders should join hands with him to support this great movement.”
He gave a hint by saying the team is planning a tour on tertiary campuses and high school levels of which he calls for sponsorship from corporate entities. “Let’s eradicate unemployment and transform our youth to be entrepreneurs of the future. GuyGuy is powered by You and I,” he concluded.
Deon Boakye has been in the music scene for quite some time. Trending with numerous good songs to his credit like “Awure”, “Jawuley” which features Flowking Stone, “Alewa” featuring Cabum, “Akua Brafi”, “Coded” featuring Yaa Pono, and many more.
Apart from his musical career, the fine boy tactics singer is a graduate from Takoradi Polytechnic and holds an HND in Graphic Design.
Deon Boakye took artiste of the year twice in a row in the year 2014 and 2015 SRC GPARK Awards respectively.
As part of the release, Deon will be live at Ghana Dj Awards pre-party at Berla Roma – Osu to perform.