Biography of Bice Osei Kuffour & Net Worth 2021.
Bice Osei Kuffour (born 17 November 1981) is a Ghanaian hiplife musician, known popularly by the name Obour, which means “stone” in the Akan language. He is the immediate past president of the Musicians Union of Ghana, an umbrella group that unites all musicians in Ghana irrespective of genre. Bice Osei Kuffour contested the NPP primaries elections in the Asante Akyem South constituency as a parliamentary candidate. He was later appointed as secretary to the NPP 2020 Campaign Ashanti Region Advertising Committee. Obour is an alumnus of the University of Ghana, the US International Visitor Leadership Programme, Aspen Global Leadership Network, and African Leadership Initiative of West Africa.
Life and career
Obour was born at “Braha Bebu Me” (Dekyemenso) in the Ashanti Region on 7 November 1981, to Christiana Addo and Reverend B. O. Kuffour. At the age of six, Obour played many types of drums, especially the Atumpan, in the Juaso-Ashanti Akyem chief’s palace where his father used to preside. Obour was educated at the State Experimental School (Kumasi), the Soul Clinic School (Accra), Garrison Junior Secondary School (Burma Camp) and Mfantsipim School (Cape Coast).
After finishing secondary school, Obour solicited help from his London-based cousin, J. Amano, who connected him with his personal Soul Records label. He subsequently released Atentenben which won three awards for Soul Records at the Ghana Music Awards in 2002, including Video of the year. This, and other songs by the label, led to Soul Records being awarded Record Label of the Year. The same video won the Best at Our Music Awards (OMA) in 2002.
He was already a celebrity by the time he entered the University of Ghana in 2002 to study Sociology and Music, as a member of Commonwealth Hall (Vandal City). His second album, entitled Dondo, was led by the track “Nana Obour”, which had earlier featured on Soul Records′ Adakamo compilation album. Dondo also featured such classic tunes as “Mesoodae” and “Palm Wine”. “Nana Obour” won the Best Video at both Ghana Music Awards and Ghana Music Awards UK in 2003.
In 2005, he established a pub in Osu and a music production company called Family Tree Entertainment.
Bice Osei Kuffour Net Worth
As of 2021, Samuel Kuffour’s net worth is $40 million.