About the artist
Mos-B is an inspiring and a great singer-songwriter that resides in France. He Sings, write, produced at his home studio, plays guitar and performs! His approach to music has an International appeal. That might one day take his career to a higher level in the global scene. He has performed professionally on big stages and small stages across Europe and has won the heart of his fans everywhere he performs. Growing up in a musical environment has shaped his taste for music. Music has been his life, and all he wanted to do, is sing, sing, sing. Music makes him happy and it’s like medicine that goes straight to the heart. His first solo album ‘1000 MILES’is now available. Mos-B is a young, creative and highly talented song writer, performing artist and entertainer. His career started when he sang a duet, and tour with Dutch’s most famous Musician, Trijntje Oosterhuis. 2004 and 2006 for 20,000 People. He was born in Sierra Leone to a musical mother and grew up with a deep thirst for making music. From his mother he learnt traditional songs and listening a lot from the radio. He started making music and writing songs using drums, cups and such household utensils. He became obsessed with the guitar from the very first time he was exposed to one. To learn to play the guitar became everything to him. – a very focused, highly motivated and determined person.
He rapidly learnt to make music on the guitar but then he also realized that he needed to learn more. He moved to Freetown where he finished his basic education and completed a course in a Performing Art College, as a Singer/songwriter and a Producer. From those initial steps in his native village, the 18 miles, and then Freetown, He has not only mastered the tools such as the guitar, but he has also become a maestro of creative and performing arts. He is now an established song-writer, artist and entertainer. This is the story of the “1000Miles”. Mos-B journey that started in his native village in Sierra Leone has taken him through a thousand miles. The journey exposed him to different music worlds; shaped his music tastes, ideas, styles and have defined the distinctive voice and the feel good mood in his music. His type of music is a fusion of the rhythms, philosophies and lyrics typical of the journey. These are detectable in the rhythms and lyrics of the music – things which make his music sound warm, original and really fresh. Just listen to the tracks “Mr. Somebody”, “Sweet Salone” or “Keep on keeping on”, “1000 Miles” or “Your Love”. You will notice that you really cannot easily classify these tracks in any of the established music categories. The theme is definitely set. We sure will get more tracks from the thousand miles journey. The journey continues. He is increasingly featured on popular radio and TV channels and the press in Sierra Leone, the Gambia and the USA. His recently released album is a hit especially among his compatriot Sierra Leoneans. The tracks are regularly played on Voice of America Show [Africa Beat] and Unique Radio (the Gambia). Salone Radio in the USA awarded him as the Artist of the month December 2009. 2013 he was awarded best vocalist on the Emergenza international music festival in France. In Sierra Leone, eight radio stations including Radio UNAMSIL (station created by the UN Peace Keeping Force) regularly play his tracks! His track ’’Feel Alright” “Mr. Somebody” sums the present stage of the journey: the introduction! His new album “1000 Miles” is highly rated and recommended for easy listening. You can get the CDs or buy directly online.
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