Messias Maricoa is a Mozambican musician who has made a name for himself in the music industry. He was born in Nampula, Mozambique, on December 24, 1993.
Messias is well recognized as a singer who rose to prominence in Africa as a result of successful songs such as “Nhanhado,” “So Te Olho,” and “Vao Me Dizer Yah.” His titles are a continuous presence in national and international clubs where kizomba is asserted with a fiery and seductive style.
He was a member of the rap group AMS when he first started out. In 2014, the young prodigy found success with the World Music Management agency.
He is therefore one of the most popular and best recognized Mozambican musicians in the world, having surpassed many historic milestones, with over 120 million hits on all of his songs globally.
Novelas – 2018
Nhanhado – 2016
Hood (Meu Bairro) – 2021
Let’s Get It – 2021
Anel no Dedo – 2021
Aprumar – 2020
Quatro – 2020
Awards and Nominations:
Nominated for Best African Artist 2016 – Kora Music Awards
Winner for VodaCom New Artist 2016 Award
Nominated for New Artist 2016 – Kizomba Music Awards
Nominated for Best Music 2016 – Kizomba Music Awards
Nominated for Best Song 2017 – Kizomba Music Awards
Nominated for Best African Artist 2018 by Afrika
Nominated for Best African artist 2018 by African Entertainment Awards