Amaarae Biography, Age, Early Life, Family, Education, Career And Net Worth


Amaarae is is an award-winning Ghanaian-American singer, songwriter, producer and engineer.

She is popularly known for her work around representation and gender in music and has worked with top singers like Stonebwoy, Wande Coal, Yaw P, AYLØ and Kay-Ara.
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Amaarae Profile

Before we continue, here's a quick rundown on Amaarae's profile and a few things you'd love to know about her:
Full name: Ama Serwah Genfi
Nickname: Amaarae
Born: 4th July 1994
Age: 27 years (2021)
Parents: Ama Bawuah, Kwadwo Boateng Genf
Nationality: Ghanaian-American
Education: United States
Relationship status: Single
Occupation: Singer, songwriter
Genres: R&B, soul, Afro-fusion, Alte
Instruments: Vocals
Net worth

Ama Serwah Genfi (Amaarae) Biography and Educational Background

Ama Serwah Genfi was born on the 4th of July, 1994 in New York by Ghanaian parents Ama Bawuah and Kwadwo Boateng Genfi. She is the elder of two children and was raised between Atlanta and Accra.

Amaarae discovered her passion for music at a very early age and by 13, she had started writing songs. During high school, she started making mixtapes and by 17, she took up an internship at a music studio. 

After she gained admission to the university, she undertook voice training and honed her songwriting skills while studying English literature.

Entertainment Career

Amaarae's music has been recognised both locally and internationally. In 2018, she was named one of Apple Music Africa's Favourite New Artist and later. The same year, she became an Apple Music Beats 1 featured artist for her debut project Passionfruit Summers, a work she released through her independent record label, Golden Child LLC in 2017.

On November 3, 2018, she performed with Teni, Boj of DRB LasGidi and Odunsi at ART X Lagos, an art fair in Lagos, Nigeria. The same year, she got featured in Vogue Magazine online in an article on 4 women across the globe with buzz haircuts.

2018 was really a great year for Amaarae, as she got nominated as Artist of the Year at the Glitz Style Awards in Ghana plus a mention as one of Vogue online's Top 100 Style Influencers of 2018

On March 23, 2019, she became one of the acts chosen to perform at the first-ever Boiler Room event to happen in Accra, Ghana alongside La Meme Gang (A Collective comprising Nxwrth, RJZ, KwakuBS, Darkovibes, Kiddblack and $pacely) and Award Winning Rapper Kwesi Arthur.

Amaarae released her debut studio album, 'The Angel You Don't Know' on November 12, 2020. The album was released under the Golden Child LLC record label and earned numerous positive reviews from her fans.

Social Media Handles

You can connect with Amaarae on:
Instagram @Amaarae
Twitter @Amaarae

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