Kuami Eugene is a multi-talented hit-maker of Lynx entertainment. His real name is Eugene Marfo. Kuami Eugene's music gift has manifested through his many hit songs like “Angela,” which is played massively in Ghana. He is among the fast-rising young hip-life artists in Ghana.
Below are inspiring facts about Kiami Eugene, especially for the youth.
1. He is the youngest musician in Ghana
Kuami Eugene is the youngest music artist in Ghana. He 20 years old, which is a big deal in Ghana especially as a celebrity.
2. Kuami Eugene is a School drop-out
Many have asked about Kuami Eugene life. In an interview with Doreen Andoh of the cosmopolitan mix, Kuami Eugene says that he dropped out school because of his love for music. He says that for more than two months he went in the studio located in Eastern Region without informing the school authority and his mother. After the school administration discovered that he had sneaked out of school, Kuami was dispelled from school.
3. Kuami Eugene grew in slum
The ‘Angela’ hit-maker grew up in Fadama, which is one of noisiest and popular slums in Accra. Growing up in a slum did not prevent him from becoming a star. The sudden rise of Kuami Eugene in music proves that you can achieve your dreams regardless of your background. Today, Kuami Eugene inspires many.
4. Kuami Eugene songs
Regardless of Kuami Eugene's age, he has written songs for top Ghanaian musicians including Afia and Becca. He started by writing his songs and now does so for other artistes. In recent interviews, the young musician admitted song writing pays well. Kuami Eugene released his first record at age 16.
5. Kuami Eugene MTN Hitmaker 2015 contest
Kuami Eugene was known to the public after participating in the 2015 MTN Hit-maker contest. Though Kuami Eugene lost the ultimate award, he continued pursuing his musical journey. Three years later and Kuami is a success story.
6. Kuami Eugene musician
Though today he is much celebrated, Kuami Eugene says his music did not hit overnight. He confesses that he struggled like other people. At some point, his close friends mocked and attacked him. Some of his friends hated his rehearsing sessions. In 2017, Kuami Eugene won Unsung Artiste of the Year’ at the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards.
7. Kuami Eugene is a strongly religious person
In several interviews, Kuami Eugene has explained how his religious background has influenced his voice and music production. He says that he learned to play music instruments and sing in church. Kuami Eugene says that he helped in playing the instruments in his local church.
8. Kuami Eugene is highly celebrated
Judging from Kuami Eugene photos on social media, his fans love him. Most of his fans are always over joyous when he performs.
9. Fast-rising star
Kuami Eugene profile indicates that is one of the fast-rising stars. He is one of the youngest and most celebrated artistes in Ghana.
10. Kuami Eugene winner in everything
Despite all odds, Kuami Eugene has never given up on life, but he strives until he attains his goal. He has a lot of Faith in God who makes all this to happen for good.
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