One of Ghana's biggest Afrobeat artists and crossover UK star
The globalized sound of Afrobeats has a new star in the shape of Ghanaian-born Atumpan. In Africa, his breakthrough single "The Thing" was released in 2011, quickly earning classic status and becoming a show-stopper at Afrobeat raves across the UK. The track exploded worldwide and has now had over 3 million plays on YouTube.
Released on Carnival weekend in 2013, "The Thing" boasts a killer remix package headed up by American house and garage legend Todd Edwards and also features re-edits by Zulu, Serocee and Major Look.