Ghanaian music sensation, Gregory Bortey Newman, popularly known as King Promise, has emphasized that his primary focus is not on awards but on creating exceptional music for his fans.
During an interview with the media, he reflected on his journey, noting that he has consistently prioritized crafting great songs over winning awards.
He recalled, “I have always maintained throughout the years that my focus is on creating good music, not necessarily winning awards. There was a time when I had no awards to my name, yet I was still delivering quality music to the people of Ghana.”
When asked about his approach to creating hit songs, King Promise couldn’t provide a specific formula.
He believes in staying true to himself and making music he genuinely loves, trusting that his fans will also appreciate it.
He explained, “I’ve always believed in creating good music rather than chasing awards. Even before I received any awards, I was producing excellent music for Ghanaians. My music is authentic and comes from my heart. I aim to be recognized for producing authentic music, so I’m careful about the songs I release.”
King Promise revealed his unwavering passion for music, emphasizing that it is an integral part of his life.
He cannot envision himself doing anything else and wants his fans to understand that he is just at the beginning of his musical journey.
He said, “My passion for music is always intense, so you will often find me in the studio creating something new. Music chose me, and that explains my intense passion for it. There is nothing else occupying my mind right now except music, and I want to inform my fans that I am just getting started.”