Ghanaian musician Ayesem has recently collaborated with Janaya X to release a new track titled “Takoradi To America,” which narrates his inspiring story as an artist. The song pays tribute to his journey and experiences as a Ghanaian striving to make a mark in the music industry.
Ayesem, whose birth name is Stephen Siaw, hails from Takoradi, a city situated in the western region of Ghana. Since he was young, he had a passion for music and started composing songs during his teenage years. However, he encountered several challenges while pursuing his dream of becoming a successful musician.
In “Takoradi To America,” Ayesem shares his story, including the hurdles he faced along the way. The song opens with a haunting melody and introspective lyrics from Ayesem, where he talks about growing up in Takoradi and aspiring to achieve greatness.
As the song progresses, Ayesem’s vocals become more confident and robust, reflecting his resolve to succeed. He discusses the long hours he spent in the studio honing his craft, and the obstacles he faced, such as the lack of support from his family and the difficulties in navigating the music industry.
Janaya X’s soulful voice adds a poignant layer to the song, singing about her struggles as a young artist trying to break into the music scene. Her lyrics and powerful vocals complement Ayesem’s storytelling, creating a sense of camaraderie between the two musicians.
“Takoradi To America” emphasizes the significance of perseverance and hard work in achieving one’s dreams. The track also pays homage to Takoradi, which played a crucial role in shaping Ayesem’s journey as an artist.
The production of “Takoradi To America” is credited to Bodybeat.