In a conversation with Salone Messenger ltd, a public relations firm in Sierra Leone about the success of the event, Supa Massie said “I feel so blessed, grateful, and fulfilled that I am able to push my country, Sierra Leone, into Hong Kong. It has opened more for me and the country, We are the only afro beat group in Hong Kong.”
Born and raised in Freetown, Alhaji Massie Kallon otherwise known as Supa Massie is a popularly Sierra Leonean afrobeat artist currently based in Hong Kong. Supa Massie came to the spotlight in December 2020 contributing to the song, Ayee ft trisyo.
Supa Massie has Performed at Festivals Across Hong Kong including WHATSGOOD MUSIC AWARDS and the African music festival in Malaysia and other parts of Asia. Supa Massie was named diaspora artist of the year at the KAFAA AWARDS SEASON 2 this year.
Wilfredo Alconaba, known by his stage name as JB, is a Hong Kong-born-and-raised rapper who rhymes in tone-perfect Cantonese, with street slang. JB is also known for his popping and locking and is a well-known graffiti writer.
JB is the first Asian to do an afrobeat alongside the afroseas group, JB was featured on the song title "To The Boat" with Afroseas afrobeats stars Supa Massie and Trisyo
Rangira Arnold Tresor popularly known as Trisyo is a Rwandan Afrobeat rapper and singer who is also a member of the biggest Afrobeat group in Hong Kong called the afroseas. Trisyo recorded his debut song titled “Ayee” popular among his songs are Tender Loving, Baby na fire, Rotate, and Coupe Decale.
The Afroseas is one of the most popular Afrobeat groups in Asia and represents the Afrobeat genre. These two are raising Rwandan and Sierra Leonean flags in Hong Kong and the Asia Pacific