Ghanaian singer Quabena Maphia, real name Nana Kwabena Poku Afriyie has clocked a 3-year management deal with AIM NATION MANAGEMENT, Inc., a new music management company.
The award winning singer/songwriter and AIM NATION have penned a 3-year exclusive representation deal, worldwide, marking a milestone move by the management company.
Born and bred in the Ashanti region of Ghana, West Africa, Maphia currently resides in Toronto, Canada, where the enormous strides in he’s made his career thus far have singlehandedly paved the success for Afrobeats and Ghanaian Highlife music in Canada and beyond.
His 2012 release, I Go Pay” garnered the multifaceted artist the Ghana Music Award in the same year, for Highlife Song of the Year (for the album‟s namesake single „I Go Pay‟). Maphia has since gone on to work with many of Ghana‟s finest musicians such as, Sarkodie, Reggie Rockstone AJ Nelson, Kesse and Ruff N Smooth, just to name a few.
Quabena Maphia’s trademark honeysweet, buttery vocals bring a crossover appeal that global audiences haven’t been able to resist, making him a bonafide leader among singer/songwriter peers in the African music industry. Maphia is unstoppable artistic force that AIM NATION is eager to bring to the next level.
“There is no other artist than Maphia that we see as an extraordinary representation of what African Music is and is yet to be in the 21st century is,” says AIM NATION CEO Julius Ossom. Maphia’s abilities are REAL, RAW, MODERN and PURE from the Continent. This here is a brotherhood, a partnership that the world music industry hasn’t seen since MJ and Motown. Maphia being our first official artist is a monumental.”