ARTIST OF THE WEEK
THE LEGEND OF REGGAE DANCEHALL
Profile by Langson Kalua Junior
He describes himself as the “Best reggae/dancehall artist of this generation. ProVoice is becoming one of the most sort after urban music artists locally. His music has been growing by the day.
ProVoice Lameck started his career in 2011 as a Reggae/Dancehall artist, a genre he has maintained up until now. He came to the spotlight in the year 2013 after his songs Love Fever, and Rainbow started enjoying airplay, not only in Malawi but also in Nigeria, Kenya, Costa Rica and Jamaica. Talking of Jamaica, ProVoice has ever worked with Nyanda, one half of Jamaican duo Brick and Laceon a remix of her hit single, Slippery Wen Wet.
The youthful star has ever shared the stage with some of the planet’s renowned artists in the likes of Busy Signal, Exco Levi, Awilo Longomba, and Cassper Nyovest.
Birth name:Lameck Mwenebanda
The meaning and origin of ProVoice?Was given to me by Sispence (Producer) in a joking way we were in the studio
He said that’s a Prophetic Voice after I hit a certain note my friends started mocking me that am Prophetic Voice I realized ProVoice was better.
Date of birth;08 July 1993
Minus music how else do you do to earn a living?I’m working as an IT Support Assistant at Pentecostal Life University
Recording label;Affiliated with Big Vision Entertainment but currently working towards establishing my Label Knock It Music Group
Origin of your passion in music;Grew up around a music environment my father was a huge fan of good music
Favourite meal;Rice with beef and Baked Beans
Favourite hide out;The Beach
Best friend; Henwood
Song of the moment in local urban music; Suit and Tie By Purple C
WHO’S WHO ON YOUR LIST?
First professional song;Bring It On
First collabo;Carry On Ft. NesNes
Best producer ever worked with;Cuff B Jimz
Best studio;Big Vision Entertainment & Henwood
Best television show locally; Fresh On Zodiak
Most trending local urban artist locally;Nyunsensi
Favourite international urban music artist; Konshens
Favourite local videographer; Crooked Ink
All time local urban music artist;Lulu
Which local Malawian artist would you want to have a collabo with? Lulu
Which international artist would you want to have a collabo with? Konshens
Dream country to perform; UK
Dream holiday destination; Hawaii
Dream car;BMW i8
Most memorable moment in life as an artist;The Day I released My Debut album Knock It 1966
IN ONE WORD:
Malawi urban music;Growing
Trivia;How do you rate your music
10/10 in fact, I’m the Best Reggae/Dancehall Artist of my generation
SOCIAL MEDIA HANDLES
- Facebook: ProVoice Lameck
- Twitter: @provoicelameck
- Instagram: @provoicelameck