KOWAN stands as the youngest rapper (8Years old) in Cameroon .He is the second in a family of 3 boys and hails from Bamenda in the North West Region.. With his “Time to Shine” video at the first round of the competition, KOWAN was able to propel himself to the realm of stardom when his track recorded 47000views; far above the second contestant who managed to have 8000views. KOWAN again took fans to another level when he introduced a bottle dance tune at the Semi-Finals, scoring 18000views within a period of 7 days, making him the first to qualify for the finals of the 237showbiz Music Competition.
KOWAN started seeing the light in showbiz when he poured lyrics on Ycee’s Jagaban beats in a free style that went viral and brought about a wild explosion in the Cameroonian music industry. The Cameroonian public was shocked seeing a small kid rapping so well. Before KOWAN’S outing, he had been working underground since 2016, gaining experience from his idol FANKA, drawing inspiration from established artists like Stanley Enow, Sarkodie as he received sound musical training from KIDS’ HALL OF TALENTS FOUNDATION that identified the potentials in him.
Luckily enough the 237Showbiz Competition came in at the glorious moment of KOWAN’S life and career, when it was his “Time to Shine”. Kowan credits his success so far to his mum and to all those who have showed him their unwavering support, he plans to use the benefits from the competition if he wins to help his mother fund his fees and to push forward his career and he believes his supporters will make this dream of his come through.