Emerging dancehall sensation Byron Messia has taken the music scene by storm, brandishing his chart-topping hit ‘Talibans’. Adding another feather to his cap, he has inked an impressive multi-album deal with music giant, Interscope Records.
‘Talibans’, which debuted in January, is a powerhouse collaboration between Ztekk Records and Ej Fya. This pulsating track has caught global attention, with its official music video amassing a staggering 18 million views on YouTube.
Born on the vibrant island of Jamaica, this 23-year-old prodigy currently calls the serene islands of St Kitts and Nevis home. ‘Talibans’ is blaring from speakers all over the world, featuring on countless global playlists and becoming an indispensable staple at dancehall soirees, both local and international.
The rising star’s reputation has witnessed an incredible surge, thanks to captivating videos and snapshots shared online, capturing him in creative mode alongside music icons like Popcaan, Burna Boy, Bobby Shmurda, and Prince Swanny. Moreover, his collaborative efforts with local talents such as Govana and Jahshii stand testament to his versatility and commitment to music.
When asked about his future plans, Messia’s determination was palpable. He shared, “I’m striving to enlighten people to ‘Wake up and understand what is going on,’ thereby empowering them to conquer life. I have set my sights on clinching a Grammy within a year. It’s funny to think that not so long ago, I was penniless on the streets. Today, I’m living my dream.”
Continuing his musical journey, Byron Messia recently unveiled his latest album, ‘No Love.’ He has kept fans on their toes with other fresh releases like ‘Vent,’ ‘Smallest Circle,’ and ‘MOCA.’ Undeniably, Messia’s versatile talent, dynamic sound, and intriguing subjects position him as a fresh force to reckon with in the global music arena.