Dennis Nana Dwamena, better known by his stage name KiDi, is a talented Ghanaian singer, songwriter, and producer. Born on August 18, 1993, in Accra, Ghana, KiDi has gained recognition for his remarkable contributions to the high-life and afrobeats genres. In this blog post, we will delve into KiDi’s early life, education, career achievements, and his rise to stardom.
Early Life and Education:
KiDi was born to Gerald and Beatrice Thompson in Accra, Ghana. He attended St. Anthony’s School for his primary education and later enrolled at Accra Academy for his senior high school education. Continuing his academic journey, KiDi pursued a degree in Economics and Information Studies at the University of Ghana Legon, from which he graduated in 2016.
Career Beginnings and Breakthrough:
Even during his university years, KiDi’s passion for music shone brightly. He frequently performed on various platforms, including the renowned “Moonlight Café,” which provided a platform for emerging artists to showcase their talents. KiDi also showcased his skills by recording covers of popular songs. In 2015, he took a significant step by participating in the MTN Hitmaker competition, where he emerged as the winner. This victory led to his signing with Lynx Entertainment, catapulting him into the spotlight.