Demmi, an artist from Ghana, comes with a fresh debut EP “Emotions” featuring Tvylor and Kxshn with extremely melodic lyrics to create a mental bridge to the different kinds of feelings a person goes through when going through life with a love interest: an entry point to Demmi’s mind and feelings.
Making music is a very intimate process for Demmi, he straddles the line between autobiographical while drawing elements from what is seen in the daily lives of people around his way. The project featuring 6 songs was made from a place of many different sentiments and experiences. Additionally, he isn’t afraid to be raw and unconventional.
Demmi is a rising star in Ghana who prides himself on originality and creativity. He elevates the sound of afrobeats and its sub-genres with fresh but well-worn thoughts on the genre and its elements.
“I have always music that connects deeply with me so I wanted to make a project that will connect with everyone on some level.”
He is an upcoming musician racking new listeners one track at a time, with his consistency he has amassed more than 10,000 streams on all streaming platforms. He released a video to “it’s yours” paired with the EP.
The first song “It’s Yours” of his debut EP talks about how in his previous relationships the people he was with felt like he was not theirs. This song with its reassuring mantra of “baby it’s yours” serves as a reminder of trust within any relationship he’s in and how he’s committed to this person.
The second song “another time” talks about him not being consumed with chasing a love interest even though he thinks he’s the best person to fall in love with because he’s a born hustler and if she’s not interested now, he is going to chase all his dreams and focus on himself that is if he’s not gone “kolomental” meaning gone crazy with achieving his dreams and might not be interested later.
“Hypnotize” the third song, an amapiano cut talks about the hypnotic ability of women and how they use that to win a person. Just like the hypnotic abilities of a woman the instrumentals and vocals run on this track would motivate you to move your body to the uptempo beat. Demmi’s hypnotic vocals have the right platform thanks to the song’s electrifying production, with Tvylor making a guest appearance which makes it even more compelling and pleasurable.
“Supa Ekebe” talks about the attractive nature of women and how a person can easily get consumed by their beauty. resulting in a feel-good mood that pervades the whole song. As is customary for him, he expertly blends R&B and Afrobeats, producing otherworldly melodies with his fascinating tone that makes his words linger on the lips for days.
The fifth song “Wonders” talks about the divine nature of women. This song expresses how women generally make men feel. The song was made with the idea of making every woman feel confident as they listen to it. The music has obvious appeal, with its numerous aspects led by sweet voices and very perceptive lyrics, resulting in a feel-good mood that pervades the whole song.
A catchy chorus performed by Demmi’s casual auto-tune melody, The addition of Knxshn’s guest vocals adds another layer of richness to the piece. The sixth song “on this side”, a song that expresses some of the depressing feelings of our time and how people generally struggle to make ends meet. He hopes that this project will reach the deepest parts of your emotions and in some ways make you feel better.
The rhythmic ideas on this EP tend to vary much more putting his versatility at the forefront, letting all of the percussive instrument’s dance around the static harmony with vigor and courage, any one of these rhythmic embellishments allows the freedom to elevate to prominence creativity in all moments of the project.
Listen to Demmi’s latest EP here as he takes you through the different phases of his “Emotions”