For the first time in the history of Mutzig Star competitions, a rapper reaches the finals. Manock Archimed just to qualified to the finals alongside five other contestants.
Manock Joël Archimed is a young Cameroonian rapper and songwriter. The 26-year-old was born and raised in Douala, where he completed his kindergarten, primary and secondary, and university education.
His passion for rap started in 2003. Some members of his family formed a rap group. that inspired him to write and flow with dope lyrics that made him famous in his neighborhood.
From then he has participated in several talent shows and music festivals. Manock sees rap as a culture and a way of life.
“Rapping for me is like breathing spiritually”- Manock says. The rapper derives his strength from work, perseverance and the Most High God. He wants to make an impression by winning this 27th edition of the Mutzig Star competition.
Impressed by the positive feedback from the Bantus (his fans), galvanized by the support of the elders, Manock Archimed expects to write his own story.
Whatever his position after the finals, one thing is obvious : Manock Archimed is the first rapper to reach the finals of the Mutzig Star Competition.