Ghanaian rapper and Grammy nominated – Blackway has released long awaited album dubbed ‘New Yhana 2’. The amazing body of work houses 8 amazing songs and it includes collaborations with Busta Rhymes, Papi Ojo, M.anifest & E.L.
Listen to ‘New Yhana 2’ below
Who Is Blackway?
Blackway, real name Yaw Sintim-Misa, is a Ghanaian rapper signed with Republic Records.
Entertainment runs in Blackway’s blood, he is the son of Ghanaian actor Kwaku Sintim-Misa. He moved from Accra, Ghana to Long Island with his mother in 2006. Blackway first realized rap was his true calling when he had the leading role at a school play in middle school and ended up ditching it to drop a freestyle at his friend’s high school.
Since 2013 Blackway has dropped several projects including Radiant Child,Radiant Child Reloaded, New Yhana, and Good.Bad.Faded. His video for “Cake” with Bandhunta Izzy went viral on WorldStarHipHop. He rapped alongside Gucci Mane on “That Fast”.
In 2018 Blackway collaborated with DJ duo Black Caviar on a track forThe Spider-Man™: Into the Spider-Verse soundtrack called “What’s Up Danger. It’s been viewed over 19,000,000 times on YouTube alone. Blackway said about his collaboration on the track:
“Being presented with the opportunity to be a part of this project is probably the coolest thing that has ever happened to me, and ‘What’s up Danger’ is the product of me being able to work with creative minds like Jared Piccone and Troy Hinson of Black Caviar”