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Sierra Leone's Young Music Sensation Leonus Di Genius Marks 10 Years in the Industry

Born into a musical family with influential parents Super Leonus Johnson and Mrs. Josephine Johnson, Sierra Leonean music prodigy Leonus Di Genius has emerged as one of the country's most talented and celebrated stars. On October 23, 2023, Leonus commemorated a decade in the music industry as he celebrated his 12th birthday at a press conference held at the prestigious Ballanta Music School Academy on Liverpool Street in Freetown.

From an early age, it was clear that Leonus was destined for greatness. At just two years old, he surprised everyone by showcasing his remarkable singing abilities, captivating audiences with his hit single "Buy for me" in 2013/14. The song quickly became a sensation, not only amongst fellow kids but also among adults from all walks of life. Its infectious melody and heartfelt lyrics resonated deeply, making Leonus a beloved figure in the music scene.

During the press conference, Super Leonus, who also serves as his son's manager, expressed his gratitude for the unwavering support they have received throughout their journey. He attributed their success to the guidance of God and acknowledged the numerous individuals who have played a vital role in shaping his son's career.

Over the past ten years, Leonus Di Genius has worked on various projects, both locally and internationally, which have added more feathers to his cap. His collaborations with renowned artists have not only showcased his versatility but have also contributed to his growing popularity on a global scale. The young megastar's unique blend of talent, passion, and dedication has earned him a loyal fan base that spans across borders.

As Christmas approaches, Leonus is preparing to host his annual December 25th event at the enchanting Freetown Amusement Park. This highly anticipated celebration, titled "Any how e b we shall overcome," marks not only his ten years of dedicated service to music but also serves as a token of gratitude to his adoring friends and fans. It promises to be a memorable evening filled with joy, music, and the infectious energy that Leonus brings to the stage.

As Sierra Leone's young music sensation continues to make waves, there is no doubt that he will continue to captivate hearts and inspire aspiring musicians for years to come. With a decade of incredible achievements behind him, Leonus Di Genius is poised to leave an indelible mark on the music industry, both nationally and internationally.


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