Written by Emanuel Ojiego and Vanessa Igboanugo
His name is Cyril Simon. His stage name is Tha Beast. This 100 level student of Philosophy Department, Nnamdi Azikiwe University (Unizik), is one of the top hip-hop artistes in Unizik. Don’t doubt it. Just hire him for only one show and you will go after him for a hundred more. This rare talent started developing his talent at the age of 10 by writing songs. He was also miming on stage during his secondary school days. Tha Beast who hails from Abia state mesmerizes his audience with stage swag characteristic of rap artistes in the USA. No wonder he is one the sought-after artistes for shows in Unizik. So when next you have a show, hola at Tha Beast.
And don’t forget the deal…. When you see Tha Beast rocking the international entertainment stage in the future, please say you read about him first on massmediang.com.