Been Identified as the King of GH-Rap and an African Hip-Hop/Afropop Star. He goes by the birth name Mickey Qweku Johnson , better known in showbiz circles as Hoodkid. One of the best African Hip-Hop Artistes among the few from Ghana. Hoodkid is a music business entrepreneur and English language spitting Hip hop and Afropop artist from Ghana. Love’s hearing good music and making great music.
Mickey Qweku Johnson (Hoodkid) was born is Fante Born in Accra . He Schooled at the Achimota Basic School at the Primary School Level and Continued his Secondary Level at Preset Pacesetters Senior High School . Hoodkid is a model and also runs his own multimedia company called “Picplus Studios” and also the C.E.O of a Music Clan ”Ice Money Entertainment” that specializes in corporate & product advertising and marketing as well as corporate & social events. There’s a subsidiary of Ice Money Entertainment called Ice Money Records.
Ice Money Records is an American Record Label and Distribution outlet in Ghana. My dream is to be able to put Ghanaian music on the continental / international platform so the whole of Africa and the world can appreciate and have access to the music we make out here .Hoodkid says. He reps the Ice Money crew out here that’s made up of like-minded individuals that share the same goals and vision. Ice Money is made up of 15 and over teen rappers and singers across the country and is focused on seasoning with the youth through events, music and social work. Hoodkid is all set to release his debut solo album titled 'NEWKID,NEWMUSIC' on his Hoodkid Music Label & Distribution Outlet in collaboration with Ice Money Record.
‘Give it to me ft. Brakofi & Ik(2kings) and ’'Caro' 2tracks from the most awaited albumhas already been released and its getting both local and international response.
Hoodkid is set to shoot a music video for his first single ‘Give it to me’ before the end of the year (2014) so all funsof the (Give it to me) singer should get ready and expect something great from Your bwoy Hk.
Hoodkid da Teen rapper since August 2012 dropped his first Mixtape album (The Highschool Graduate)'which featured Freezy and Yung Pabi 'Monte oz ,Jessica benson,Efya and many Others .
He flies solo this time with a 20-tracks album with music he has written and recorded surrounding his life’s experiences and the music he loves hence the album’s title “NewKID NewMusic (I). “ This album should last me a while Because i wanna contribute to the wrapping up of albums from my labels Artists ; RNB/Soul Singer, producer, instrumentalist ; 2kings
“Music is the first love of my life and this album is music from the heart, mind and soul,” Hoodkid says. I'm Working with Both Local and International Producers on This album to get the best out of it .