Sierra Leonean Singer, songwriter, and multitalented music star John K. Wisdom, popularly known as FrikQuenci has taken Sierra Leonean and African music by storm with with the introduction of a unique sound and genre called Sierrapiano, a groundbreaking fusion of Sierrapiano and Sierra Leone’s traditional instrument’s Bubu, played with bamboo cane flutes and on metal pipes -often repurposed auto parts in a debut single
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FrikQuenci new release song titled Sierrapiano is set to break record journey in South Africa’s popular piano sound and Nigerian singer Kcee Ojapiano
Bubu music is traditional music played by the Temne people in Sierra Leone. The music was originally used in witchcraft ceremonies, but later it turned into a popular religious processional style played during Ramadan. In its folk form, the music is played by blowing on bamboo cane flutes and on metal pipes -often repurposed auto parts.
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Sierrapiano is not only the title of his single, but also represents a groundbreaking fusion of two distinct musical elements: South Africa’s popular piano sound, amapiano, and Temne’s traditional Bubu, known as “Bubu.”
The track embodies a perfect synergy of electronic elements and organic sounds, creating an immersive and unforgettable listening experience for music enthusiasts worldwide.
The single produced by the acclaimed music producer FrikQuenci, introduces the world to an electrifying fusion of sounds that blend the core elements of South Africa’s amapiano genre and the timeless African instrumentation. With this audacious collaboration, FrikQuenci aims to showcase the richness and vibrancy of African music to a global audience.
Sierrapiano represents a new chapter in the evolution of music, seamlessly blending elements from diverse cultures. The fusion of amapiano and the traditional Temne Bubu creates a harmonious marriage between modern beats and traditional melodies.
FrikQuenci’s goal is to bridge the gap between different musical genres, embracing diversity and creating a sound that resonates with audiences globally.
The debut single, ‘Sierrapiano,’ takes listeners on a sonic journey, inviting them to immerse themselves in the infectious rhythm and enchanting melodies. The track showcases FrikQuenci’s artistic prowess and his ability to create a unique sonic landscape that is both accessible and compelling.
‘Sierrapiano‘ is available on all major streaming platforms starting . Music lovers and enthusiasts are encouraged to listen to this groundbreaking track and witness the birth of a new musical movement.
Stay tuned as FrikQuenci continues to push boundaries and redefine the contemporary African music landscape.
John K. Wisdom, also known by his stage name FrikQuenci, is a young Sierra Leonean singer, songwriter, music producer, vocalist, and CEO of Johnnie Mixxie Entertainment, a recording studio, based in Ghana known for its unique sound production.