Cumber tha Cypher is currently one of Africa’s
rising top Afropop musical artists. Bred in Lagos, Nigeria, music has been a part of his blood
and soul since he grew up in a clergy family and he often still performs as a chorister and
plays the drums in his church.
Recording songs since 2008, Cumber has collaborated with some of the finest singers, wrappers,
producers in Nigeria. His songs are motivating, inspiring, and easy to relate to and he often
pulls his own life
stories into his music bringing hope and joy to all he meets through his music. Cumber often
infuses gospel, rap, club vibes and hip hop into his music, keeping you guessing as to what type
of vibe he’s coming out with next.
Influenced by a wide musical range of artists such as Fela Anikulapo Kuti, Bob Marley, Tupac
Jackson, Nas, 50 Cent, Angélique Kidjo, Cumber taps into reggae, hip hop, rap, Afrobeats and
blends them into
some of the newest sounds in Afropop of this decade.
MISSION 2020 - With his hottest hits now being sold and streaming on major online platforms,
Cumber plans to
broaden his vision to the world! While inspiring everyone with his self-encouraging and
inspirational hits such as “Believe” and “Miracle”, he also brings the heat with “Drunk in Love”
and “Fast and Furious”. Continuing his wide range in music, Cumber is excited to rise to the
next level and bring us new hits this year, making 2020 his best year ever! With his formal
debut release song and video titled “BELIEVE”, he is definitely proving to all that no matter
your struggles and no matter where you come from, you must always believe and never give up on
what you want in life.