Artist : Okyeame Quophi
Genre : Hip-life
Okyeame Quophi formally of erstwhile Akyeame has been in the Ghanaian music industry for over a decade. He started with disc jockeying and doing gigs in schools. Through these activities, Pikuss Laryea spotted him and helped him gain TV exposure
In the mid nineties, he and Okyeame Quame came together to form a duo called Akyeame who took hiplife to another level within and out of the boundaries of Ghana. They came out with five albums, in the year 2000 the duo won the best hiplife rap Song of the year in the maiden edition of the Ghana music awards with their classic piece massan aba. They also won the best RAP group at the Sky award 2001.
The group left the shores of Ghana for the United States. Whiles in the US Quophi took a course in sound engineering and videography. He now manages his own studio EMCLANstudios where he produces musical clips, soundtrack and many more.
He is also a radio presenter with Fox FM in Kumasi and a solo musician. Quophi was born in Kumasi to Mr. Daniel Quophi Amoateng and the late Mad. Harriet Quayson.He partly grew up in both Accra and Kumasi. He is married to Ghanaian TV star Stacy Amoateng, and the two have a child.