Gambo gets Instagram and Twitter verification

BY: Kweku Zurek
Gambo gets Twitter verification
Gambo gets Twitter verification

Versatile Ghanaian rapper and social media sensation, Gambo, has been verified on Twitter.

His verification comes after he topped trends for months on the microblogging platform.

The controversial but talented rapper is well known for setting Twitter ablaze with his songs, especially videos and opinions on the music industry in Ghana and relationships.

He is also well known on Twitter and Instagram as one of the generous Ghanaian musicians that produce world-class music videos.

His double verification comes a few weeks after he released the official video of his song titled: 'We Move'. The colorful video features musician Strongman.

'We Move' is one of the classic tunes off Gambo's 'New Era' Extended Play (EP).

For 'We Move' video, Gambo as usual did what he knows best, maintaining his record as the producer of quality music videos in Ghana.

About New Era EP

The ‘New Era’ EP was launched on June 18, 2021, and has seen Gambo featuring the likes of veteran rapper, Ayigbe Edem, Strongman, Medikal and Sefa.

There are five tracks on the “New Era” EP which is dominated by features from current trending stars in Ghana.

D-Black’s Black Avenue Muzik label signee, Sefa, who is currently dominating local charts with her latest hit single “E Choke” (which features Mr Drew) was the only female star on the EP.

Announcing the release, Gambo shared the tracklist on his Instagram page on Monday, June 14, and captioned: "#NewEraEp 9 pm this Friday‼️ Anticipate‼️ Which track will be?"

Gambo’s management has stated that the project will drop this Friday and will be available on all streaming platforms online.

Songs on the EP include: ‘No Stress’ produced by Goodboi; Beautiful featuring Sefa and produced by DJKwamzy; ‘We Move’ featuring Strongman.

The 'Beautiful' song speaks about the heartbreak Gambo suffered in the hands of his ex-girlfriend.

Gambo is deeply emotional about the song.

According to him, the song is one that anyone who has experienced a broken heart can listen to and console themselves.

The track is off his Extended Play (EP).

He recorded the song when he was in love and suffered a brutal broken heart.

Earlier this year when Gambo released the 'Drip'official video believed to be the most expensive music video in Ghana for 2021 so far, Gambo made it clear that there was a song for everyone on his upcoming EP.

‘Drip’ saw Gambo recruiting the services of celebrated Ghanaian recording artist, Ayigbe Edem.

‘Drip’ was premiered at 4syte TV premises in Accra on Friday, February 26, 2021, and has enjoyed massive airplay since.

The premiere attracted several A-list artists, with live performances from Kechi and others.

‘Drip’ was the first song off Gambo’s Extended Play. The banger is available on all major streaming platforms including YouTube, Audiomack.

The EP was launched on April 9, 2021.

‘Drip’ was produced by popular Ghanaian record producer, Fortune Dane.

Starring in ‘Drip’ official video are curvaceous Ghanaian actress, Moesha Boduong and social media sensation, Shugatiti.

Moesha and Edem were both in attendance at the premiere, which saw music lovers thrilled to great songs and performances from Gambo himself and other artists who came to support him.

‘Drip’ official video was shot on the seventh floor of the leading hotel in Ghana, Kempinski Hotel, Accra.

The video perfectly showcases the luxurious side of Ghana and is comparable to music videos of top American recording artists.