Rising singer-songwriter Kwaku Asante is experiencing a momentous time as he gears up for the release of his highly anticipated 9-track project, 'Blue Solstice Volume 2'. Following his recent COLORS performance, Kwaku delights fans with the official video for 'Strawberry Skies', directed by Cosmo Rush, paying homage to classic Soul and Funk videos from the 70s, capturing the essence of a golden era.
In the 'Strawberry Skies' video, Kwaku takes center stage as the charismatic frontman, channeling the captivating performances of iconic groups like The Temptations, The Supremes, and Four Tops. With an introduction from the immaculately dressed Karim Bitar (The Beat London), the video exudes the elegance and charm of a bygone era.
This single is the third release from 'Blue Solstice Volume 2', following the success of 'Until The Morning' and 'Free Spirit', which have generated excitement for more of Kwaku's feel-good music. The song seamlessly fuses R&B, Pop, and Funk, showcasing Kwaku's skillful musicianship in his most freeing pocket yet.
Kwaku's love for music traces back to his younger years, influenced by the Gospel and Jazz-filled environment of his home and church. His grandfather, A.K Badu, a notable figure in the Ghanaian music industry, instilled in him a passion for music, encouraging him to sing in the church choir and play the piano from a young age.
Fans can catch Kwaku Asante's captivating performances, including 'Strawberry Skies' and other singles from 'Blue Solstice Volume 2', at Cloud X Festival on 20th August, where he'll share the stage with other talented artists. Kwaku's commitment to releasing feel-good music throughout the summer and the forthcoming project are reasons for fans to eagerly anticipate his music journey reaching new heights.