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Nana Tuffuor – The Songwriter With An Excellent Musical Background!

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The crowd were amazingly over the heels when 9924, as he is prevalently known was performing practically 50% of his tracks at a concert. Indeed, even at his age, his vocal capacities, his stage tricks, his mien and the all out exhibition was phenomenal. Truth be told, he demonstrated that his an African legend in the Hi-Life music classification. At a point, the group went along with him to sing practically the entirety of his tunes, and it was extremely engaging.

Nana Tuffour has been singing since the 1970s and has never bombed his fans and the whole audience members of his music. He has released a great deal of tunes that teaches us life and the challenges involved, forgiveness, love, the magnificence of demonstrating adoration to the destitute and some more. Hi-Life music can never pass by without the notice of this incredible vocal talent, Nana Tuffour.

Because of his birthday and wonderful love melodies, he is constantly associated with Saint Valentine’s day which falls on the fourteenth of February consistently. In established truth, the lyricist was born on Valentines Day in 1954. During this time, his tunes are played everywhere including on radio and at occasions.

Nana Tuffour has performed at numerous shows both in Ghana, Nigeria and abroad. He has likewise been on the high phase of corporate events in Ghana including banks, corporate award ceremonies and many others. Nana Tuffour has many collections, surprisingly, out these collections is one melody that was exceptionally well known and adored by many.

“Abeiku” was all over and on the lips of pretty much every Ghanaian including children. “Abeiku” was a tune with a decent instrumentation backed with an incredible story where a step child is the focal point of discussion in the melody. The mild-mannered songwriter/musician has been exceptional since the very first moment of his entrance to the music business.

The 66 year old has won the hearts of everybody with his smooth ditties. Growing up in Kumasi in the Asante region of Ghana, he had constantly wanted to be in front of an audience performing to people thus he started his melodic excursion with another well known vocalist and keyboardist, Alex Konadu. Alex who was known as ‘One Man Thousand’ was similarly phenomenal as a Hi-Life performer.

Nana Tuffour later joined the Wanto Wazuri Band as a piano player. As an artist with an excellent vocal capacities and interesting style of singing, 9924 later turned into the front man of the Waza Africo Band. From that time, he consistently advanced in his melodic vocation. After some time, he left for Nigeria where he started working with renowned Nigerian artist King Sunny Ade as his keyboardist.

In 1979 he released his first collection “Highlife Romance” and has since released twelve other hit collections. He has won numerous honors with his collections.

Songs

Aketekyiwa
Hilife – Storm · 1991

Ma Yere Dada
Hilife – Storm · 1991

Odo Kakra Sika Kakra
Tontonte · 2005

Owuo Sei Fie
Hilife – Storm · 1991

Kaakyire Nua
Abeiku · 2010

Manu Me Ho
Genesis · 1993

Asamando
Sikyi Medley · 2018

Sikyi Medley
Hilife – Storm · 1991

Kutubu Sakadi
Abeiku · 2010

Adeepena
Highlife Classics · 2018

Hini Me
Tontonte · 2005

Nyankonton
Genesis · 1993

Odo Bi Ede
Abeiku · 2010

Odo Beku Me
Hilife – Storm · 1991

Obibini
Tontonte · 2005

Kae Dabi
Tontonte · 2005

Oh Jesus
Abeiku · 2010

Enye Mania
The Best of Nana Tuffour · 2018
Down On My Knees
Tontonte · 2005

Pepa Wanim Nisuo
Highlife Classics · 2018

Albums:

Hilife – Storm
1991

Highlife Classics
2018

Sankofa
2018

Tontonte
2005

Mega Vibes
2018

Genesis
1993

Abeiku
2010

Daasebre
2018

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