Martin King Arthur popularly known for his stage name Kofi Kinaata is a successful singer and songwriter in Ghana. He was born at Affiakuma in Takoradi, the Western region of Ghana. The great legend and prizewinner is among the youngest artists whose distinguished music talent speaks for itself. His notable concept of moving masses has significantly pushed him to fame even beyond the borders of Ghana. The Fante rapper is not just a hip-hop rapper; he is also a creative and unique songwriter. Check out details of the career, cars and net worth of Kofi Kinaata.
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Kofi Kinaata profile
Born: Affiakuma -Takoradi
Marital status: Single
Occupation: Singer and rapper
Famous for: Singer and a great songwriter
Facebook: Kofi Kinaata GH
Twitter: Kofi kinaata @KinaataGh
Instagram: Kofi Kinaata @Kinaatagh
Contacts: (+233) 546235558
Kofi Kinaata biography
Kofi Kinaata education
Kofi Kinaata grew up in a Christian home, which helped him to acquire basic, Christian knowledge through Sunday school and bible study. The celebrated rapper started schooling at a very tender age. He attended his primary and secondary school at Nana Brempong Yaw, which is located at the suburb of Takoradi. After his high school, Kofi Kinaata joined Takoradi technical institute where he earned a Diploma in building and construction. While in school, his sound talent started developing when he composed the anthem of his school football team. He still has dreams of joining one of the major Universities in the country to pursue a degree.
Kofi Kinaata career
Kofi Kinaata biography shows a lot about his music career; indeed, Ghana music cannot be complete without something from this legend. Kofi was first noted during a singing competition at a show called Kasahare when he was just 16 years old. He came second. Years on, Kofi has progressively released hits in his unique Fante style. As such. Under the management of high-grade family, Kofi Kinaata in 2015 released a single that was a hit. The lyrics of ‘made in taale’ opened new doors of success and welcomed prizes from all corners of Ghana for the artist. As if that was not enough, Kofi closed 2016 with yet another banger ‘’confession’’. Most people relate it to Jesus taking the wheel. His ability to work well with a team also attributes to his success in the music industry. Kofi has always been willing to work with other artists in collaborations. He has worked with Sarkodie, Jayso Casto, and Becca among others. His management with high-grade family, however, expired in early 2018 after a five-year contract.
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Kofi Kinaata's family
Kofi Kinaata's parents
Kofi Kinaata was born in a strong Christian home by Mr. Charles King Arthur and Miss Mary Arthur. Charles King was a pastor and therefore never hesitated to teach good morals to his loving song. Initially, his father was against the idea of music, but he eventually agreed and motivated him to work on his talent. This support made him more confident in proceeding with his music journey. A question that remains unanswered here is, in which year was Kofi kinaata born. Gauging by how young he is, he was probably born in the 90s.
Kofi Kinaata wife
It is a natural for most celebrities, especially young men who are successful and energetic to date or hang around with ladies. Kofi Kinaata does hang out with a couple of different women. He recently posted a picture on Twitter of him with a white girl. Many believe that this is his way of saying the kind of women he is obsessed with, the lighter skinned kind.
Kofi Kinaata net worth
Not so long ago; about five years to be exact, Kofi Kinaata started singing. This, therefore, has a lot to tell about his net worth. His raising fame may probably put him somewhere soon but is currently not classified among the highest music earners in Ghana’s. Kofi Kinaata current net worth is something to watch out for. However, one can tell that it is a considerable amount going by how he charges other artists for collaboration deals. A good example includes the case where Kofi charged EShun GHC 5000 for a collaboration. This is a clear indication that his name and brand is worth very significantly.
Kofi Kinaata cars
Music is a great career. It pays and affords the singers the ability to get whatever you want including beautiful vehicles. Kofi Kinaata has experienced this first hand. His first car ‘‘black Hyundai Sonata’’ was a prize for the VGMA 2016 best songwriter of the year. Receiving the car with a lot of joy, Martin King was hugely motivated to up his game. The four-seater vehicle with a recommended millage of about 21000 was a great gift for his achievement and a motivation for the young talented rapper in Ghana. It was the first beautiful car the musician owned. We are yet to know Kofi Kinaata house location. It is probably some place posh.
Kofi Kinaata latest songs
What has made Martin King known in all corners of Ghana is his ability to come up with incredible lyrics that perfectly match his rhythm. His rap songs are packed with relevant messages. Kofi knows how to entertain his fans by ensuring that all the words come out clearly and direct to the point. His ability to remain relevant to a subject or topic is probably one of the best things his fans love. Some of his latest songs include the following:
1. Kofi Kinaata - No Place Like Home
No place like home is one of the latest Kofi Kinaata hit songs in 2018. It focuses on immigration. For this song; Kofi takes the role of an ambassador in a UN agency. The song cautions against immigration, urging that the whole process should be carefully done to avoid being drawn into slavery without your consent. It has a beautiful video, which you will enjoy watching. Here is the video for you.
2. Kofi Kanaata - Confession
Kofi Kinaata Confession is one of the hottest songs ever released in the history of Ghana. It was released in December 2016. Most people related it to ‘Jesus take the wheel.’ The meaning of the song has such a powerful impact on listeners. The right choice of words keeps the song trending even today. Different people in Ghana play the song at different occasions. In 2017, the song was used by the minority party against the majority party of the parliament in an attempt to describe the state of the nation after the speaker of the national assembly, and the president said that God should come and take the national wheel. The main aim of the song was to ask God to see and intervene for his people in the different circumstances they faced. The confession song made Kofi to be the best songwriter of the year award in 2016.The video makes it all the more interesting to listen to.
3. Kofi Kinaata - Sweetpie
Sweetpie is a love song of its kind. The song starts with a great sensation expressing a great kind of love. Although the lyric was done in Fante, fans love the beats to the song. This is a perfect song for a date. It creates the right mood for a romantic setting. Kin Dee is the producer responsible for this great work.
4. Kofi Kinaata - Last Show
This song was released in early 2017 after positive feedback from fans following the release of Confession in December 2016. This song is a collaboration between Kofi and another popular beat maker from Takoradi called Wills Beats. The song was done purposely for the club. Producer Yaw Sky face is responsible for this marvelous work.
5. Kofi Kinaata - Suzuka
Produced in late 2015, Suzuka was done with an aim of showing one part of the country. It shows how people hustle to get their daily bread. The song goes further to show how difficult life can cause diversity in a country’s population. Producer Kin Dee did the hip-hop, Afro beat mix, and Xbill Ebenezer directed its video. Interestingly, the video is concluded with a phrase, ‘if you don’t have a problem, you are dead.’ This phrase is meant to encourage us to appreciate our problems for they will make us stronger and help us move on.
6. Kofi Kinaata - Single and Free
Free and single is a great song, which was released at the end of 2017 under producer, Wills Beatz. The song has a lovely flow with an attractive African feel. In fact, this song has been classified among the best Kofi Kinaata rap songs.
7. Kofi Kinaata - Move
This song was released in 2017 and it was a collaboration between Kofi Kinaata and Keeny Ice. It was officially released on 7th February 2017. It is among the best songs in early 2017.
Kofi Kinaata music awards
The respected high life rapper Kofi Kinaata has won multiple awards on his various fantastic work. Most of his awards came in 2016 and some in 2017. He became more popular during this period and many artists wanted to work with him. Below are the awards given to him for the various work he did.
1. 2016 Awards
- Ghana music awards – Kofi won two prices as best songwriter of the year after writing Suzuka and best new artist of the year.
- Central music awards – Kofi Kinaata’s Suzuka won the most popular song in Ghana.
- Ghana music awards UK – Kofi Kinaata won the title ‘best new act’
2. 2017 Awards
- Ghana music honor – Kofi Kinaata earned hip life act of the year
- Ghana entertainment awards – he won the best high life act of the year
- Western music awards – Kofi Kinaata won two awards from this category. He won artist of the year and highlife artist of the year.
- Ghana music awards – The musician won two awards in this category. He won high life song of the year and songwriter of the year for lyric confession.
Kofi Kinaata photos
Latest news on Kofi Kinaata
Kofi looking for a manager
Kofi Kinaata recently announced that he is looking for a new and serious manager after parting ways with High- grade family. According to his fans observation, the artist was not happy with the previous management. Though the management of the high-grade family said that their contract with Kofi Kinaata was over, it seems as though something was burning from inside. However, even without a manager, Kofi Kinaata is still doing very well meeting the expectations of his fans.
Kofi Kinaata and his girlfriend
The picture of Kofi with a white girl on twitter left many wondering if he truly prefers white girls to the black. His comment on loving red attracted mixed reactions from fans. While no is responsible for another's interpretation of things, many cannot help but wonder if the picture is an unspoken message. If indeed it is true that he fancy's white ladies, many ladies of Ghanaian decent will be disappointed. A star of his caliber is likely to have a huge following from the female admirers.
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