Just like anyone affiliations, having a celebrity parent as a young star with dreams to be a celebrity someday in the future has its good side and the downside depending on how you view things.
You can let their status inspire and influence you positively to shine even brighter than them or you can follow their shadow and buried under it.
We celebrate 5 talented musicians whose parent was a celebrity back in the day and they are celebrities today. It takes strong will and determination to break their shadow and stand on your own and make a name for yourself.
KWADWO AKWABOAH – KWADWO AKWABOAH JNR
It Now almost every music lover in Ghana knows of Akwaboah Jnr. He is one of the most talented singers in the history of hi-life. He is currently signed to Sarkodie’s Record Label, Sarckcess Music.
For your information, Akwaboah Junior is the grandson of Kwabena Akwaboah who was one of the great singers in his time ( the 60’s). Akwaboah Jnr is also the son of Kwadwo Akwaboah a member of Marriots International Band.He was a keyboardist, songwriter, and a talented singer. Do you wonder why Akwaboah Jnr. sings so good? Wonder no more.
ALHAJI K. FRIMPONG – CABUM
Cabum the talented beat maker and rapper who is making waves of late come from a family of a famous personality in Ghana. Do you remember this song
Kyenkyen Bi Adi M’awu o
Kyenkyen Bi Adi M’awu oo
Kyenkyen Bi Adi M’awu ooo
oo waaa Kyenkyen Bi Adi M’awu
The composer and the singer is Alhaji K. Frimpong and he is the father of Cabum. Alhaji made name for himself around the 70’s in Ghana and Ghanaians still dance to his tunes. And Cabum is gradually making name for himself in the industry too