Amartey

Profile

Amartey is a singer, MC/hype man and leading exponent of the Afrobeats/Pop sound in the Netherlands. With an always present, incredible amount of energy, he mixes Afro-pop, R&B, reggae and hip hop in a sensual, summery sound. He has currently made two EPs (Yvng Boy From The Streets, More Energy), sold out de Melkweg twice and was the opening act for major Afrobeat artists like Wizkid, Burna Boy and Wande Coal. He has played at Noorderslag and was featured on the Dutch TV programme De Wereld Draait Door afterwards. In 2018, he also won the Grote Prijs van Nederland. In the summer, he performs at festivals like Paaspop, Solar, Lowlands, AfroLosjes, Latin Village, Encore and Amsterdam Open Air.