Eugene Kwame with the stage name Kuami Eugene is a 21 years old Ghanaian musician who rose to fame through the 2015 MTN Hitmaker competition where he emerged the second runner up for the season finale and was signed to the award winning Ghanaian record label Lynx Entertainment. He rapidly became one of the fastest rising stars in Ghana in 2017 with the release of hit singles ‘Ebeyeyie’, ‘Hribaba’, ‘Show Dem’ and ‘Boom Bang Bang’ but it was the release of his single ‘Angela’ that he consolidated his place in the Ghanaian music industry.
Kuami Eugene dropped out of school at the age of 16 when he was in SHS2, during an interview he said he felt a strong urge to start his music career in full swing so he left home and hid in the studio of someone he barely knew in the Eastern Region without the knowledge of his mother or school authorities.
The fast rising talented singer is not only a musician but also a producer who started producing music in his mother’s kitchen. He featured in Mzvee’s latest song” Rewind” which he produced and equally wrote.
Kuami Eugene has written and produced for a number of award-winning Ghanaian musicians including MzVee, Becca and Adina and featured on hit singles with DJ Vyrusky, Shatta Wale and Ko-Jo Cue. He has mounted several stages including Sarkodie’s 2017 Rapperholic Concert, Ghana Music Honours 2017 Edition, December to Remember 2017, S Concert 2017, the 61st Ghana Independence Celebration Show at Indigo 02 in London. Kuami Eugene won the ‘Best New Artiste’ and ‘Best Highlife Artiste’ awards at the 2018 Ghana Music Awards and was also nominated for ‘Best Male Vocalist’, ‘Song of the Year’ and ‘Highlife Song of the Year’ for his hit single ‘Angela’.
Kuami Eugene is one of the young Ghanaian acts rocking the scene now and his hit song “Angela” is currently one of the hottest songs in Ghana.