Currently, the greatest female artist in Ghana that can comfortably rock shoulders with A-List artists in Ghana is Priscilla Opoku-Kwarteng known in showbiz as Ebony Reigns. She equally likes to call herself the Original90sbadgyal.
Ebony within just two years of being in the music industry has garnered a lot of supporters that has amazed everyone. The speed is just impressive. But how well do you know Ebony Reigns, your favorite female artist?
Ghpage.com will give you an extensive profile of Ebony Reigns. It will cover her family, age, school, relationship, career, Controversies, and some photos of the s3xy artiste.
Born on the 16th February 1997, 20-years-old Ebony Reign was born to Mr. and Mrs. Opoku Kwarteng in Dansoman (Last Stop) a suburb of Accra.
Both her parents and siblings call her Nana Hemaa (Queen). Ebony’s father, Mr. Opoku Kwarteng (The old man in her “sponsor” video) hails from the Ashanti Region of Ghana and he is a chief in one of the towns in that Region.
Ebony started school in Seven Great Princess Academy, a private school located at Dansoman in Accra. She later continued her Senior High School education at Methodist Girls High School at Mamfe in the Akuapim North District of the Eastern Region
It will interest Ebony fans to know that, Priscilla was not called Ebony Reigns then. She was actually called Corruption…hehehehehe
She quit Senior High School—In 2015, Ebony decided she was done with school. Her interest now was how to push a career in music. According to her, her father stood by her and understood her.
In 2015 when Ebony decided music is the new deal for her. She managed to get the WhatsApp contact of Ricky Nana Agyemang known in showbiz as Bullet ( Ruff N Smooth).
Ebony recorded herself singing and sent it took Bullet for help. According to Bullet, he was captivated when he heard the young girls voice.
So he immediately called Ebony and signed her unto his Ruff Town Records and later signed her also unto Mediastouch Inc (Owned Gatdoe)
Bullet has also been managing her till date despite rumors of cracks in their relationship now.
AWARDS AND NOMINATIONS
In 2015, Ebony came out with “Dance Floor”. In 2016, she was nominated for Vodafone Ghana Music Award’s Unsung category. Even though she couldn’t get the award, it was definitely a bold introduction into the music scene.
Currently, she has 3 hit songs (Poison, Sponsor, and Date Ur Fada) that are making waves all over the country and beyond. She has managed to win some awards and was nominated for some awards too within the last two years. Check the list below
New Artist Of The Year – 2017 Ghana Music Awards UK (Winner)
Most Influential Award – 2017 Merit Awards
Best New Artist Of The Year – 2017 Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (Nominated)
Reggae/Dancehall Artiste Of The Year – 2017 Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (Nominated)
Reggae Dancehall Song Of The Year (Kupe) – 2017 Vodafone Ghana Music Awards ( Nominated)
Unsung Category – 2016 Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (Nominated)
New Act of The Year/Discovery of the Year – 2016 JiGwe Awards organized by Viasat
Best Dancehall Video – 2016 Bass Awards
Best Female Video and New Discovery (Kupe) – 2016 4syte Music Video Awards