One of Ghana’s Top CEO, entrepreneur and celebrated Actor Derrick Ashong has seen positivity from the first edition of his talent show titled ‘Take Back The Mic’ (TBTM) hence launching the second edition of the talent show.
The hugely entertaining show allows consumers, who are the actual curators of culture, to determine what’s “Hot” by measuring and rewarding their engagement with content from other up-and-coming artists, rappers and actors-something no other platform does today.
Standout Nigerian MC, Fecko, and Rwandan graffiti artist, Muntu621, and filmmaker ChiChi Nwoko are among the winners who emerged in the first edition. Going home with lucreative offers from the brands and other prices worth over a million naira.
Mr Derrick Ashong who also doubles as CEO AMP Global Technologies, noted that the success from the first edition incited the passion to organise a second season.
“We are determined and committed to help entertainers from Africa connect with the Global world. TBTM launching impacted many lives. The encouraging comments and successful reception from fans motivated us to host another one”, he said.
Mr Ashong added that the registration for the second edition is currently on-going and closing on Sunday, 29th August, 2021, 11pm GMT. He stressed the need for content creators across Africa to download the “Take back the mic app” and register as this year’s edition promise to be totally amazing with extra benefits for the winners.
Also, while discussing the impact, this show is geared to have on the participants, Us-based music director and founder Aflik Tv, Mr Akeju revealed his excitement partnering with the brand while also making promises to promote the show across digital platforms.