By Chisomo Phiri
Malawian popular singer Driemo, real name Shafie Phiri has on Friday been unveiled 2023 Ecobank Day Ambassador.
In a statement, Ecobank Head of Brand Marketing and Corporate Communication Tidzi Chalamba
said the choice of Driemo aligns with this year’s Ecobank Day theme of ‘Transforming Africa Through Education: Excel Through Digital Skills’.
Chalamba said as Ecobank Day Ambassador, Driemo will play a pivotal role in inspiring and mobilising individuals and drive awareness of key messages aimed at promoting digital skills through various initiatives including a digital literacy session.
In his word, the artist said he is excited to be chosen the ambassador at Ecobank where he will champion a cause that will have a great impact on the youth in the country.
Born and raised in Nkhotakota,Driemo is labelled as one of the most talented artists in Malawi.
He Started his music Journey in 2017 in Nkhotakota where most of the time he was featured to do Choruses on people’s songs.
In 2018 Driemo recorded his first single titled ‘So good’ which was produced by Superfly.
He then recorded His most singles in 2018 to 2020 under the name of Smart P before He changed to Driemo.
After Changing to Driemo,the artist released an EP in 2020 titled ‘Love Letter’ Which was produced by Taktic.
He then released his next single songs in 2021 such as l Mtendere, because of you, Tebulo Duma, Love you More and No insurance.
His Dream is to take Malawian music industry to greater heights and become one of the most influential artists in Malawi.