The fervor in the dancehall scene in Ghana has dwindled in the last couple of years as most high profile dancehall acts are all now doing afrobeats and highlife – www.entertainmentgh.com has only observed.
The new sensation,albeit not new to the game is Kahpun!
Interestingly, Kahpun is signed to the home of dancehall, Red Panther Management, which is headed by industry stalwart, Mr. Logic, who is well-known for his management of the likes of Shatta Wale, Vybrant Fya and others.
Known privately as Samuel Kobena Ampah, Kahpun is already an award-winning act who hails from Cape Coast, Ghana.
He is a graduate from the Ghana Institute of Journalism (GIJ), he had his primary and secondary education at the University JHS and TI Ahmadiyya SHS respectively. The GIJ graduate found his calling in music and made it a career.
In such a short span, Kahpun has already notched awards;
Central Music Awards 6 (six) times, nominated for Bass awards, Ghana Music Awards South Africa in 2017 and 2018 respectively, 3rd TV Music Video Awards 2018 and Emerging Music Awards 2019.
Intriguingly, he also has a definitive fanbase. He calls it the Higher Heightz Army.