Old African Music

Nana Kwame Ampadu – Yaa Amponsah

Nana Kwame Ampadu (31 March 1945 – 28 September 2021) was a Ghanaian musician and composer credited with numerous popular highlife tracks and he is known to have composed over 800 songs. He was the lead singer, chief songwriter, and founder of the “African Brothers Band”. He is regarded as a pioneer of highlife music and one of the most illustrious Ghanaian musicians of the 20th century.

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