Ghana singer, Becca, hosted Nigerian female singers in Nigeria last night to dinner and it was a beautiful and lovely gathering.
The event was curated and coordinated by media personality, Latasha Ngwube.
The guests that showed up were Tiwa Savage, Omawumi, Seyi Shay, Lami Phillips, Sasha P, Kel, Kaline, Ara, Essence, Nikki Laoye, Imanse, Biwom, Bankemusic.
Latasha added that Ghanaians should be proud of Becca for the collaboration she is fostering.
Her words, “Becca spoke well about how Ghanaian female artists and Nigerian female artists needs to collaborate and do big things together to open up the market deeper and further. West African music industry is arguably the biggest in Africa with endless opportunities.”
Rebecca Akosua Acheampomaa Acheampong (born August 15, 1984), known mononymously as Becca, is a Ghanaian singer, songwriter and actress. She first gained recognition as a contestant on the second season of TV3’s annual singing competition Mentor. Her debut studio album Sugar was released in 2007; it earned her five nominations at the 2008 Ghana Music Awards. The album’s lead single “You Lied to Me” won Record of the Year at the aforementioned awards show. Becca released her second studio album Time 4 Me on 16 May 2013. It features guest appearance from 2face Idibia, M.I, King Ayisoba, Trigmatic, Jay Storm and Akwaboah.
The album was certified 2x platinum in Ghana. Becca’s accolades include one Kora Award, one National Youth Achievers Award, four Ghana Music Awards, and three 4Syte TV Music Video Awards. In 2013, she headlined the annual Girl Talk concert, which started in 2011. Becca was ranked 94 on E.tv Ghana’s 2013 list of the 100 most influential people in Ghana.
Rebecca Acheampong was born in Kumasi and is the first girl and fifth born of nine children. She grew up in a religious Christian setting with her family. During her upbringing, Becca was very active in church and school activities. She took an interest in showcasing her vocal dexterity at talent shows held at her school. She attended Morning Star and Wesley Girls’ High School while growing up. She later attended Croydon College. After graduating from Croydon College, she became a child care and education worker. Becca relocated to Ghana after living abroad for several years. Kiki Banson signed her to his record label, EKB records, after getting wind of her.
Becca is married to Nigerian entrepreneur and artist manager Oluwatobi Sanni Daniel; the couple’s wedding was held on August 18, 2018 in Accra.
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