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Kidi Biography, Career And Life Facts

We bring to you Kidi Biography, Career And Life Facts

Dennis Nana Dwamena, better known as KiDi, was born August 18, 1993. He is a Ghanaian highlife and afrobeats singer-songwriter. He is signed to Lynx Entertainment and is best known for his hit single Odo.

KiDi was born Dennis Nana Dwamena on 18 August 1993 in Accra, Ghana to Gerald and Beatrice Thompson. He has two younger brothers, Phillip and Elliot. He received his primary school education at St. Anthony’s School in Accra and proceeded to Accra Academy for his Senior High School education. He then went on to the University of Ghana Legon, where he graduated in 2016 with a degree in Economics and Information Studies.

While studying Economics and Information Studies at the University of Ghana, KiDi’s love for music led him to perform on various “Moonlight Café” platforms – a production that supports underground artistes and gives them a platform to display their talents. He also recorded covers of popular songs. In 2015, KiDi took a leap of faith by joining the MTN Hitmaker competition.  He went on to win the competition and was later signed to Lynx Entertainment. KiDi shot to prominence in 2017 when he released “Say You Love Me” a song he not only composed but also arranged and produced. KiDi established himself as one of the fastest rising stars in Ghana when he released yet another chart topper titled “Odo” in July of 2017, the remix with Nigerian artist Davido and Mayorkun in December of 2017,and Adiepena in April of 2018.

Awards and nominations.

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2017

4syte Music Video Awards Best Discovery Video Odo Nominated

2018

Ghana Music Awards Highlife Song of the Year Odo    Won
Ghana Music Awards Afropop Song of the Year Say You Love Me    Nominated
Ghana Music Awards Highlife Artiste of the Year Himself    Nominated
Ghana Music Awards Best Male Vocalist Odo      Nominated
Ghana Music Awards Best New Artiste Himself     Nominated
Ghana Music Awards Song of the Year Odo     Nominated
Ghana Music Awards (UK) Artiest of the Year Himself    Nominated
Ghana Music Awards (UK) Highlife Artiest of the Year Himself     Nominated
Ghana Music Awards (UK) Best Male Vocalist Odo    Nominated
Ghana Music Awards (UK) Highlife Song of the Year Himself     Nominated
Ghana Music Awards (UK) Best New Artiest of the Year Himself      Nominated
3Music Awards Male Act of the Year Himself     Nominated
3Music Awards Breakout Act of the Year Himself    Nominated
3Music Awards Song of the Year Odo           Nominated
3Music Awards Most eventful Snapchat channel Himself       Nominated
AFRIMA Best Artiste Duo or Group in Africa Contemporary Himself

Things You Didn’t Know About Kidi Biography

  1. Kidi’s real name is Dennis Nana Dwamena

2. He is signed to Lynx Entertainment.

3. KiDi was born Dennis Nana Dwamena on 18 August 1993 in Accra, Ghana to Gerald and Beatrice Thompson.

4. He received his primary school education at St. Anthony’s School in Accra and proceeded to Accra Academy for his Senior High School education. He then went on to the University of Ghana Legon, where he graduated in 2016 with a degree in Economics and Information Studies.

5.In 2015, KiDi took a leap of faith by joining the MTN Hitmaker competition.He went on to win the competition and was later signed to Lynx Entertainment.

6. KiDi has also produced several tracks for other artistes and co-produced with award-winning Ghanaian producer Richie Mensah. He has also written for Ghanaian acts including the award-winning MzVee and Adina and has collaborated with artistes such as Tic tac, Ko-Jo Cue and Magnom.

7. KiDi received 6 nominations at the 2018 Vodafone Ghana Music Awards including ‘Best New Artiste’, ‘Afropop Song of the Year’ and ‘Male Vocalist of the Year’ and went on to win the award for ‘Highlife Song of the Year’ at the awards in April 2018.

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Sister Derby Biography

Sister Derby

Deborah Owusu-Bonsu  better known by her stage name as Sister Derby is a Ghanaian television presenter, musician, model and academic.

She was born on 25 August 1984, to an Ashanti father and a Romanian mother. Both of her parents were collectors of world music and art. She is a television show host, model, musician, academic and graphic artist. Owusu-Bonsu is the sister of popular hip life musician Wanlov the Kubolor who starred in the film Coz Ov Moni

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 Owusu-Bonsu attended Christ the King International School, then Wesley Girls’ High School. Owusu-Bonsu graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Publishing Studies from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology followed by a Master Degree in Book/Journal Publishing from the University of the Arts London.

She dated rapper Medikal for three years, before breaking up in 2018

Professional Career

Owusu-Bonsu has shown her professionalism and passion for her chosen field by working successfully for both small enterprises as well as big corporations in Ghana, the United States and the United Kingdom.

In 2012, Owusu-Bonsu recorded and released a single (music) entitled ‘Uncle Obama’ referring to Barack Obama in which was covered by United States television network CNN.

Derby was the host of The Late Nite Celebrity Show program broadcast by television network e.tv Ghana

 She later moved to GHOne Television where she hosted her show, Gliterrati for a brief period before handing over to Berla Mundi.

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Prophet Nanasei Opoku Sarkodie Biography

Prophet Nanasei Opoku Sarkodie Biography

Nanasei Opoku Sarkodie Biography

Prophet Nanasei Opoku Sarkodie  is the general overseer of Nanasei Opoku-Sarkodie Ministries

Nanasei Opoku Sarkodie Ministries (NOSM®) is an outreach ministry with the vision of sending the message of FAITH, HOLINESS, HOPE and REVIVAL to the youth, tertiary institutions and orphanages in Ghana and around the world.

Nanasei Opoku Sarkodie Biography

Nanasei Opoku Sarkodie

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Prophet Nanasei believes there is hope for the Vunerable and the YOUTH and is passionately reaching out to them by encouraging them to live HOLY Lives, have FAITH in God and relentlessly pursue after their Maker.  NOSM‘s mission, is to be a blessing on every assignment God lays on the Prophet’s heart therefore on NOSM® missions we do not only minister spiritually but we bring along food, clothing, medical supply and many relief items to all communities, people, orphanages and areas that we visit.

NANASEI OPOKU-SARKODIE is a man of the spirit and the word, whose ministry has brought GOD’s divine presence into the heart of many all over the world. He is a fire brand Prophet and Apostle with deep insight into the plans of GOD for this generation.

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GOD has used him mightily in the Prophetic Office for deliverance, ministration of the word and in prayer sessions. All of these have shaped the destinies of millions of people all over the world and caused them to live a victorious Christian life.

Nanasei Opoku-Sarkodie serves as the Senior Pastor of Praying Family Chapel and the Chairman of World Prayer Center a Non-Denominational Christian Ministry located at Potters’ City, Miotso-Prampram Ghana. The World Prayer Center focuses on bringing hope to the hopeless and championing economic and spiritual revival in GHANA AND THE REST OF AFRICA.

  • THE JUST SHALL LIVE BY FAITH
  • THE BENEFITS OF FASTING
  • THE ATMOSPHERE OF PRAYER
  • BREAKING PATTERNS IN THE BLOOD LINE…..among others.

He also has a thriving Radio ministry dubbed THE POTTER’S HOUR currently airing on 3 Radio stations in the Capital City of Ghana – Accra.
Nanasei Opoku-Sarkodie is married to Lady Ivy Opoku-Sarkodie

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Blaqbonez biography

Blaqbonez biography

Glusea brings to you Blaqbonez biography

Emeka Akumefule, known professionally as Blaqbonez, is a Nigerian rapper signed to 100 Crowns, an imprint of Chocolate City.

He is widely known for his controversial self-proclaimed status as the “Best Rapper in Africa” , which became the most talked about topic in the Nigerian hip hop space between July and September 2019.

Early life

Emeka was born on 29 January 1996, to an Igbo family and grew up, exposed to the Yoruba and Urhobo culture in Nigeria.

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He was 13 years old when he discovered he could rap, and his journey into music was a result of happenstance.

He self-discovered his talent while listening to the radio with his cousin, when the song of a 12 year old rapper was played.

His cousin liked the song and challenged Blaqbonez to come up with his own lyrics, since he liked criticizing rappers. Few minutes later, he had enough bars for a verse, and that was where it all began.

His parents were not in support of his new found hobby, and he secretly pursued his passion. While in school, he dropped his first project, Hip-Hop in Blaq, and participated in competitions.

career

Blaqbonez started exploring his rap skills very early, and at 16, came 1st out of over 3000 rappers in Nigeria, who participated in Terry tha Rapman’s Zombie competition. 

As a result, he and was featured on Terry’s album World Domination alongside Olamide, Vector (rapper), Mode 9, Spellz which was released in 2012.

Blaqbonez biography

Five years later, Blaqbonez featured Terry on one of his projects. He emerged 1st runner-up in Vector (rapper)’s king kong competition, won the Rhythm fm Freestyle Fury and became RhythmFm’s artiste of the month, became the Hennessy Vs class captain, part of the Soundcity blast cypher, also released his much talked about mixtape CTAT “Cssette Tapes and Tvs” grossing over 60,000 engagements in streams and downloads, which is his third mixtape, following hip-hop in blaq and the “unfinished EP”

Blaqbonez released his ninth EP Mr. Boombastic on 25 October 2019. A day before the release of the EP, Blaqbonez released the promotional single “Jesus Is Black (Letter to Kanye West)”. In it, he tells Kanye West to postponed the release of his ninth studio album Jesus Is King, which had the same release date as Mr. Boombastic

Career Highlights

  • Bad Boy Blaq (2018)
  • Bad Boy Blaq Re-Up (2019)
  • Mr. Boombastic (2019)
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