The Scientific Rap Battle Competition
Born Samuel Sonnyboy Tubman in Liberia, Scientific is the leading artist of his generation that emerged in the wake of the influence of Notorious B.I.G, BIG L and Nas. The Wonda World/Chibase records artist who has shared stage with Jay Z, Akon, Wyclef, Fat Joe, Akon, Fabulous and other major acts from the continent. The “Bong County” native who relocated to Ghana when war broke out in his homeland, had his ambition of becoming a doctor faded as he got to love the Hip Hop genre and decided to take it as a career. Feeling he had played student of the rap game for long enough, a young Scientific tried his hand at penning his first verse, when he started
flexing his skills, the pieces began to fall into place for Scientific. Entering nationwide rap contests, winning an award as the best lyricist at a High School Rap Competition and freestyle on all top rap platforms in the country,earned him Respect as a rap heavy weight. Since that time music has changed drastically, but not Scientific’s ear for quality. He is avoiding hipster cliché, and the recent “swag” overload, with a more unique style, self proclaimed as His uniquely authentic introspection, and style have many toting the youngster as Africa’s emcee to watch in the year to come. And if Scientific’s initial buzz is any indication, all signs point to a rap resurrection, appropriately led by “African Rap King” and recently won 3 awards at the Liberiamusicawards(LEA) held in Atlanta Georgia on June 14th and the awards include Artist of the year,Hiphop Artist of the year and Artist of the year Africa(Ghana).