Psalm 1, the Christ Junkie

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Psalm 1, the Christ Junkie is a multiple award winning poet, rapper, spoken word artist, musician, event organiser and artist coach. He is one of the key pioneers of Urban Gospel rap/hippop and spoken word in Ghana and the last standing member of one of the first urban gospel groups in Ghana: Heavens Connection. Together with his rap group Heavens Connection, they introduced Ghanaian youth's to Urban Gospel music. 

Psalm 1, has elevated and impacted the spoken word and urban gospel industry with his extensive lyicism, punchlines, wordplays, puns, stage performances and crowd controlling abilities.

He has influenced the culture in style and dressing with his famous branded haircut, African prints and the consistent wearing of Vans shoes.

He is considered by many to be the Face of gospel poetry/spoken word and lyricism and is arguably the greatest to ever do it thus far.

He's the MOST BOOKED Poet/Spoken word artist and urban gospel artist in the whole of Ghana from 2013 till present.

As a solo act, He helped popularise spoken word and urban gospel in Accra, most significantly, in KNUST and Kumasi. At a point, he was the most influential poet and gospel rapper in KNUST.

As an event organiser and artist coach, he has put together so many  concerts geared towards unearthing, nurturing and providing platforms for the youth to showcase their talents and serve God with their gifts. Most notably are his VIMMING CONCERTS, Psalm 1 and Friends Concert, The Vimming Show and Grace Period concerts. He also had senior High school tours across the country. Notably, Mfantiman Girls, Methodist Girls high - Mamfe, Legon Presec, Accra academy, Temasco, Ghana Christian High School, Aburi Girls, etc.

Most notable people that have graced Psalm 1's stages are: Majid Michel, Timothy Bentum, Pascal Amanfo, Kafui Dey, Jeremie Van Garshong, Ps. Isaiah Fosu Kwakye, Kingzkid, JaySmoke, Royal Priesthood, Parrotmouth, Foster Romanus, Lil Zig, Regardless, Call Me Nazareth, Jay Shady, Worship In Motion and many others.

In 2018 alone, he and his company, House of Vimming have put together 3 Vimming Concerts and have unearthed, nurtured and provided the platform for at least fifty (50) talents; One in Kumasi and two in Accra. A very special VIMMING CONCERT HIP-HOP EDITION comes off on 13th of October at Action Chapel International Spintex Road. 

"The Vimming Man" or "Mr.Attitude" is also known to have coached and mentored a lot artist. He is a founding and executive member of the Christian Creative arts groups: SASA  (Speakers and Singers Association)

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