King Promise real name is Gregory Bortey Promise Newman. He is a well-known entertainer who is famed for being a brilliant songwriter and artist. A lot of his fans enjoy his beautiful songs not to mention the fact that he is a great performer.
King Promise is a young musician. There is a lot about the artist that appeals to many. Here is a summary of every interesting thing you ought to know.
King Promise profile summary
- Name: Gregory Bortey Promise Newman.
- Nickname: King Promise
- Date of birth: 16th August 1995
- Age: 24 years old
- Occupation: Musician
King Promise biography
While many identify with his music talent, the young artist is a lot more than that. He is a son and a family person. What is King Promise age? Having been born in 1995, Promise is just 24 years old. At this age, he has a lot of time to chase his dreams and become the best version of himself. The Ghanaian artist comes from Nungua in Greater Accra Region.
Family and parents
Promise comes from a beautiful family. He is the son to Mr Francis Newman who is a businessman. His mother, a trader is known as Angela Quaye. He has always had inspiration in music because of his dad's fondness of playing classical music.
King Promise education
He attended De Kings Academy for both basic and junior high education. He later moved to Nungua Senior for his high school. After completing high school, he paused his studies for 2 years before proceeding to the Central University back in 2016 where he pursued his further studies.
Promise began doing well in his musical journey quite early. In 2016, he dropped the much-awaited tune titled Thank God. This was in collaboration with Fuse ODG. The production was done by Killerbeatz. It is this track that put him on the map, setting a platform for him.
He considers himself a versatile musician whose talent works well in different genres including Hip-hop, Afrobeats, R&B and HighLife. As he continues to build his brand, the artist believes that he will meet the entertainment needs of his Ghanaian fans and beyond. This is what a great performer does through music.
As he keeps at it, it is important to note that the Accra-based artist has been privileged to work with some of the best musicians in the industry. Some of the few he has been associated with include Fuse ODG, Scientific, J-Town, Pappy Kojo, and Adina just to mention a few. What stands out though is the smashing hit with Sarkodie in the Dj Vision’s record titled “Double Trouble”.
This banger proved that Promise has earned his position in the industry by merit. The banger topped charts for weeks on end. A lot of professional Dj's could not keep off the killer tune. King Promise is currently signed to Legacy Life Entertainment (LLE ) working with producer Killbeatz’s record label and the manager Gervin Ohene Addo. The three collaborate seamlessly which explains why Promise can deliver quality bangers flawlessly.
King Promise awards
As an established musician, King Promise has been able to impress a lot of people. This has attracted a couple of awards his way. They include:
- Hiplife Song Of The Year” awards with CCTV at the 3Music Awards in 2019
- The Best Male Vocalist at Ghana Music Awards UK edition
Social media pages
King promise is available on Instagram as @iamkingpromise. You can also find him on Twitter as @IamKingPromise.
King Promise songs
Now that we are familiar with who he is, it is necessary to check out his songs for these are what identify him best. He has several hit songs to his name, thanks to his great talent. Some of these include:
- King Promise Selfish
- King Promise CCTV
- King Promise Oh Yeah
- Hey Sexy
- Thank God
King Promise album
King Promise latest album is titled As Promised. As usual, he has brought his A-game and does not disappoint. The album has 15 sings and features some great collaborations too. It is available for download on Spotify. The songs in the album include:
- King Promise - Intro
- King Promise - Bra (ft. Kojo Antwi)
- King Promise - Odo (ft. Raye)
- King Promise - Commando
- King Promise - My lady
- King Promise - Selfish part 2 (ft. Simi)
- King Promise - I tried
- King Promise - Letter
- King Promise - Hangover (ft. Omar Sterling)
- King Promise - Tokyo (ft. Wizkid)
- King Promise - Happiness
- King Promise - Obee esh3
- King Promise - Abena
- King Promise - Dutty Whyne
- King Promise - CCTV (ft. Mugeez & Sarkodie)
King Promise is a great artist whose work speaks for itself. He has dominated the Ghanaian music industry with his songs just as is the case with other popular artists. He is indeed one of the stars to keep your eyes on.