Mfon Bassey Essien, now known as Mista Styles, is a Nigerian-American rapper, songwriter and music producer.
His genres are a unique fusion of Hip-hop, High-life, Pop, Amapiano and contemporary Afrobeats. Traversing African grooves and basslines with global mainstream rap.
He was born January 19th, 1980. Originally from Ikot Abasi, Akwa-Ibom state, Nigeria, he is Ibibio but holds dual citizenship and is the fifth child and second son to Mr. Bassey Essien and Mrs Mary Essien, indigenes of Akwa-Ibom and Rivers state respectively.