From time immemorial, a lot of people have believed that R2bees is the name of a single musician in Ghana, but far be that. R2bees is the name of a music duo. This kind of privilege information can only be provided by Hiphopafrika, as you read further, you will know more about the duo.
Also called one portion of Ghanaian hip-jump outfit R2Bees whom he shaped with cousin Faisal Hakeem (aka Omar Sterling) Rashid Mugeez was brought up in Tema, Ghana alongside Hakeem, and both built up an affection for rap while going to school.
R2Bees framed in 2007, and immediately turned into a most loved in Ghana, discharging their presentation collection, Da Revolution, in 2009. A development, Da Revolution II, came in 2012 preceding the pair were designated for Best International Act at the 2013 BET Awards.
Various R2Bees singles showed up throughout the following not many years while Mugeez also struck out all alone, guesting on singles by the preferences of Criss Waddle, Mr. Eazi, and DJ Breezy. multi year saw him guesting on Fuse ODG’s single “Boa Me,” alongside Ed Sheeran.
R2Bees has an estimated net worth of $12 million. They currently earn from music sales, live shows, brand endorsements and brands advertising on their social media pages
Faisal Hakeem is the CEO while Rashid Mugeez is the lead vocalist. They released their first single in August 2008 which they named ‘Yawa Girl’ which was a moment hit in the Ghanaian Music Industry.
They caught up with the arrival of ‘I Dey Mad’ where they highlighted Unda Melodies. ‘I dey Mad’ crested on numerous Ghanaian Radio Music Charts for a considerable length of time. In 2009, they highlighted one of Nigerian unmistakable artiste, Wande Coal in one of their hit single ‘Kiss Your Hand’ which turned into their third single.
R2Bees first studio collection was released in 2009. The collection was a 17 track collection which they named ‘Da Revolution’. It highlighted as of now released singles: Yawa Girl, I Dey Mad, T.E.M.A, Kiss Your Hand and furthermore new singles: Radio, One More Chance and Africa. All melodies in the collection was created by Killbeatz (Joseph Addison).
R2Bees has earned a lot of award during their time in the Music Industry. Some of the awards are:
Afropop Song of the Year award for the song ‘Kiss Your Hand’ at the Ghana Music Awards in 2011.
Collaboration of the Year for the song ‘Kiss Your Hand’ at the 2011 Ghana Music Awards.
High Life Song of the Year for the song ‘Odo’ and Vodafone Song of the Year for their song ‘Lufe’at the 2013 Ghana Music Awards.
Artiste of the Year award at the Ghana Music Awards in 2014.
The Ghana Music Award for Hiplife /Hip Hop Artiste of the Year, Best Collaboration of the Year and Group of the Year in 2014.
Group of the Year award at the 2015 Ghana Music Awards.