ROLE MODEL OF THE WEEK- GERMAN BORN NIGERIAN HIP HOP ARTIST- Young CRhyme

Young CRhyme is by far not a new face in the Music Industry.1999 he been on stage with Missy Elliot and had outstanding shows all over Germany. In 2006 CRhyme released his 1st solo Mixtape and sold 1500 copies of CRhyme City 2099. This showed him that he is on the right path and ready to aim for bigger things.

He focused more on doing good songs, than on his actual passion “the battle”. His last major battle had been in 2006 against Keith Murray (DEF SQUAD).The whole session was unbelieveable and outstanding. Young released in 2008 his 2nd Mixtape “CRhyme City 2.0”. This Mixtape took him to the next Level. He released his smashing Hit Mami Cant Dance. This brought him to different TV and Radio stations as well as the Newcomer Award (febr. 2010) on Radio Hamburg. Magazines and Newspapers like Backspin, Piste, Bravo Hip Hop , Oxmox and the Hamburger “Morgenpost”

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He worked with different artist such as Sonny Black, Prince (Dipset Eurostreetz) and Three 6 Mafia who are starting off by doing the Intro. He wrote the official Anthem for the football team St. Pauli Buccaneers and even performed the Song live at the Stadium on season opening. On his last CD he already wrote a Boxing song for a European heavyweight champion Aldo Colliander .

You could even see the event on different sports channels (e.g Eurosport). At the end of 2010 he released his 1st DVD including a Soundtrack. 2012 he released his 4th Mixtape Diary of a MADE MENdoza. He got major artists like Snoop Dogg and Dante Thomas on board.

He wrote a song about Hennessy and even directed a shortmovie called Glass of Hennessy (sponsored by Hennessy Black). He just released his debut Album ONLY GOD CAN STOP ME (featuring Mopreme Shakur , Hussein Fatal (Outlawz), Dante Thomas (She´s Miss California), Canibus and many more). His song I MISS YOUR BROTHER feat. Mopreme Shakur is hitting the airwaves worldwide! He is set for the International stages. Young CRhyme´s last major success was in Rom & Madrid.

He won the Nigerian European Music Award for best Hip Hop Act back to back 2014 & 2015 ! He is set to make his way through the Music game and to let world know that Hip Hop is way more than just bling bling or the average hood talk

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About Tony Tokunbo Eteka Fernandez

Tony Tokunbo Eteka Fernandez is an International Award Winner, Published Author & Poet, Broadcast Journalist, MC and Youth Empowerment Consultant . He is also The CEO of AFRICA4U and The Founder of Africans in The Diaspora People also see him as a Cultural and Social entrepreneur, which means he is skilled in working with many different communities, bringing people together in successful focused events. Tony has organised many cultural events …involving both BME and mainstream communities. He is skilled in hosting events that reinforce community cohesion and bringing different kinds of people together. He has organised events in The UK, The U.S.A, Holland, Germany, Romania, Malta and Nigeria and has visited over 22 European Countries. Tony has also organised The Black History Month Celebrations at The UK House of Parliament for over five years in a row He continues to promote the true life and success stories of Africans in Europe and Africans around the world and has organised several small scale literary and awards initiatives aimed at empowering young people. He has also spent time as an International broadcaster and was The Producer and Presenter for AFRICA4U International Radio Talk Show at Reading4u Radio Station for nearly three years. Tony has interviewed high profile Members of Parliament, Distinguished celebrities and some of Africas best musicians including Ivonne Chaka Chaka and Kanda Bongoman. He has also been a guest on BBC Radio on numerous occasions to discuss the community cohesion events he organises at UK House of Parliament and also to recite some of his published work in memory of Nelson Mandela, 50 Years Anniversary of The race relations act and major community issues. Tony has also a Guest on popular Radio stations in Nigeria and The States In the last few years he has been very passionate about Youth empowerment, community cohesion and cultural intelligence. Tony was born in South London and has lived in several parts of England and Nigeria . He started writing at the tender age of nine, a habit he expressed with creative enthusiasm. Tony writes Poetry, short stories and proverbs on personal development. He is currently working on his 4th book which will also be his first novel. He is also into Public Speaking at Special events and Social functions and is a Mentor for young people in the UK Community. He completed a Bachelor of Arts degree at The University of Lagos, Nigeria in English and World Literature. He later went on to attain a teaching qualification at The Frances King International Training Institute, South Kensington London, it was here he studied Teaching English as a Foreign Language. He also studied Web Design at The City University in London. He published his first book in June 1999 called “The Beauty in the Dark” (A Collection of Poetry which received critical acclamation in many circles around the world). .Tony’s aim in life is to inspire the young generation and to encourage the youth to make the very best of their dreams and aspirations,. He published a 2nd book in June 2009 called ” The Sound of Running Water” – A Family gift book of proverbs and quotations on Personal Development and Positive Thinking . In December 2009, he published his 3rd book called “One Moment of Peace”.- A collection of Poetry inspired by personal experiences and spiritual growth. Besides the fact that the Artist has won International online awards, he is mostly inspired by Life experience, love, music and cultural awareness. He was Resident Poet at the 5th London Poetry Festival in 2009 and has been a guest on BBC Radio on very many occassions including The famous Anne Diamond Show. He has also been a guest on a few SKY TV stations and several International Radio Stations around The World
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