ARIA-nominated, Ghanaian-Australian artist Genesis Owusu has shared an official remix for his single, Gold Chains. Currently in the midst of an extensive Australian tour, the musician has just announced three rescheduled Sydney performances, following the new restrictions in place across the greater Sydney region.
In true Genesis Owusu fashion, the musician brings his phenomenal avant-garde twist on hip-hop, commenting on the misconceptions associated with life in the public eye and the flaws that lie beneath the facade
Enlisting the masterful skill set of Melbourne’s Harvey Sutherland and self-taught digital artist, painter and heavy metal musician, Serwah Attafuah on visuals, the avant-garde remix pumps a dose of synth-led serenity to the song. Sutherland’s distinctive electronic soul and left field disco cuts accompanied by Genesis’ smooth melodies and lyrical integrity come together to bring you total bliss.
Smiling With No Teeth marks Owusu's full length release since his 2017 debut EP, Cardrive. Throughout his career, he has gained attention from tastemakers worldwide, including Sir Elton John, Triple J, Complex and more, as well as collecting his first ARIA nomination for AA side WUTD and Vultures. After releasing the records lead single Don't Need You, Owusu earned his second ARIA nomination in Best Soul / R&B Release and also marked his Triple J Hottest 100 debut, entering the countdown. at #73.
Gold Chains (Harvey Sutherland Remix) is out now! Watch the visual below.