Emmanuel Morie Amara is a Sierra Leonean Afro-R&B artist, songwriter and a Development Expert known by his stage name Manuel Morie. He is a university graduate with a Bachelor of Arts degree in History and Sociology from the university of Sierra Leone (Fourah Bay College) and a MSc in Rural Development Studies from Njala University. He was signed by Music mogul Sir Wahid's LikeMinds Entertainment in July 2019. He released his debut single "Jungle Boo" in August the same year. He is currently working on releasing his first EP (The Breakthrough) under the management of Mr. Sahr Jusu and Mix Master Oral in collaboration with LikeMinds Entertainment.