Samuel Nana Kwame OdameAmpofo with showbiz name Kwame Dame is a young Ghanaian Hip-Hop and Afrobeat artiste who came to the spotlight with his viral video “Welcome to Ghana”, a song that explains some Ghanaian lifestyles, especially among the youth.
Audiomack a music streaming and audio distribution platform that allows artists to upload music and podcasts to listeners across its mobile apps and site in collaboration with AFROCHELLA a festival designed to highlight & elevate thrilling and thriving millennial talent from and within Africa has come out with a list of fast-rising superstars across Africa and have listed Ghanaian rapper and wordplay boss Kwame Dame as number 1 out of 25 other artistes with over 3,000 streams.
Audiomack’s partnership with Afrochella Festival is to increase visibility and global support for emerging musical talent throughout Africa.
According to Audiomack, hundreds of African rising stars submitted their music to Audiomack for the chance to perform at Afrochella in Accra, Ghana alongside a powerhouse lineup on December 28 at El Wak Stadium.
The 25 best submissions have been selected for the official Rising Star playlist, launching today, where Audiomack users have the chance to vote for their favorite songs by streaming, favoriting, and sharing.
The artist with the highest engagement (favorites, re-ups, playlist adds) will win a $1,000 USD cash prize and a studio session at BBNZ live, while the top seven artists will receive a slot to perform onstage at Afrochella!
Below is the playlist of Afrochella Rising Star Playlist