The year 2023 has been an interesting one for Sierra Leone’s music and Entertainment Industry.

From the outset of January until the present, this vibrant sector has witnessed an influx of new and talented artists, leaving an indelible mark on the country’s music landscape.

Some have made a lot of noise with their music, but only a handful of artistes had us putting their songs on repeat, making noise when a song came on and made a serious impact during the aforementioned time.

Sierraloaded, Sierra Leone’s leading platform re-introduced the “Hottest Artiste List” back in 2021. This annual tradition offers an unfiltered assessment of the artists who have not only shaped but also defined the musical landscape of Sierra Leone throughout the year.

The Hottest Artiste List meticulously highlights those entertainers who have achieved the most significant milestones. This includes artists who scored chart-topping hits, embarked on successful tours, made substantial moves in both the local and international music scenes, won prestigious awards, and, most importantly, the people we’ve listened to and danced to for the past 12 months.

In a year marked by artistic innovation and creative excellence, Sierra Leone’s music and entertainment industry continues to flourish, demonstrating the country’s immense talent and potential on both the national and international stages.

As the year draws to a close, Sierraloaded will systematically reveal the 20 Hottest Artiste in Sierra Leone starting from December 10. As you eagerly await the unveiling, be sure you are following Sierraloaded on social media platforms to celebrate these exceptional individuals who have made this year a sonically unforgettable one.

Boii – #15

Martha Moimanya Fahnbulleh Koroma popularly known as Boii is a young female musician signed to Cribs International record label. Her rise to fame began earlier in 2023 with the release of her hit single ‘Credit Alert’

Prior to her signing with Cribs, Boii Martha debuted under the KME musical group with a collaborative track called ‘Never Enough’ and was also lucky to get a co-sign from Masterkraft, one of Africa’s top producers who was privileged to hear her while handling some projects for the label.

Since the snippet was released in March, ‘Credit Alert‘, her first project with Cribs International has continued to grow popular among Sierra Leonean audiences with millions of plays worldwide. After the release of ‘Credit Alert’, streaming platform Audiomack Africa also created a special cover featuring the talented singer.

In addition to her music endeavors, Boii Martha is also pursuing her studies as a freshman at the Fourah Bay College, University of Sierra Leone. This demonstrates her determination to excel both academically and artistically, showcasing her commitment to personal growth and success.

On December 15th, 2023, Boii released her second single, ‘Sangere,’ further solidifying her position as a rising force in the Sierra Leonean music scene. With more projects in the pipeline, Boii is poised to ascend the ranks in 2024, captivating audiences with her captivating melodies and infectious energy.

As she continues to hone her craft, Boii’s name is sure to become synonymous with musical excellence, leaving an indelible mark on the world of Sierra Leonean music and beyond.