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Kwabena Kwabena (Contemporary Highlife Artist)

Other NamesKwabena
Date of Birth0000-00-00
Place of BirthGhana
George Kwabena Adu aka Kwabena Kwabena was born in Accra on 17th October 1978.

He attended Datus Complex in Bubuashie and continued at Green Hill School and Aggrey Junior Secondary School. He completed St. Peters Secondary School in Nkwatia and later studied draftsmanship at Accra Polytechnic.

He started playing guitar and leading the church choir at age 14.He started his music career at Hush Hush studios, provide backing vocals for other musicians. He worked with artists like Tinny and A-Plus, and also did all the choruses on the ‘Sounds of Our Time’ compilation.

His first album titled ‘Kwabena Kwabena’ took him seven years to produce. His popular Aso featuring Kontihene still remains a favourite for many Ghanaians. The song won him the 2006 Ghana Music Award for Best Male Vocal Performance and Best Song Writer. He has performed with international artists like Hugh Masekela and he has featured on more than 30 songs by other musicians. He released his second album in 2008 and is enjoying enough airplay.