James Khalil Garlimah is a Liberian born musician currently residing in Canada. James believes in the power of music as a informational tool in society.
As a rising Afro Hip-hop artiste, he seeks to take Liberian and African music to other parts of the world through top-notch creativity and performance. Through a highly competitive process with a pool of over 5,000 African applicants across the world, the Liberian prodigy emerge as one of top 30 candidates and was selected as part of the next breed of emPawa African artistes.
emPawa is a continental African bank that equips African artistes with the tools, knowledge, network and investment to grow and export their music from Africa to other parts of the world. Through the artiste’s vision and music, they earn themselves access to the emPawa expertise and network for profitable partnership.
Each artist in the #emPawa30 will receive a $10,000 non-repayable grant to go towards filming their first professional-quality music video, as well as mentorship, marketing services and other support to launch their international recording career.
Other emPawa artistes include Don Eazi, Joeboy, Guiltybeatz, Karun, etc. We’re proud of James and remain hopeful that this new deal will take his music to another level