Afro-Dancehall Act, Ebony Reigns Life As a Musician Before Her Demise
Priscilla Opoku-Kwarteng (16 February 1997 – 8 February 2018), known on stage as Ebony, was a Ghanaian dancehall/Afrobeats artist widely known for her hit songs “Poison” and “Kupe”, she was discovered by Bullet, a member of Ruff n Smooth fame.
Ebony was discovered by renowned musician and entrepreneur Bullet of Ruff n Smooth fame when she sent a recording of her voice and was signed to his Rufftown record label just a day after listening to the recording. Ebony came out with her first single, “Dancefloor”, in December 2015 with a video and audio release. The song became a hit on radio, landing her nomination for the unsung category at the 2016 Ghana Music Awards. In March 2016 Ebony released her major hit single “Kupe”, which is a household anthem in Ghana and some other African countries.
In January 2017 ebony released her third single titled poison featuring Gatdoe , that was the song that gave her the massive recognition with its catchy chorus. Poison topped charts in Ghana and had a massive play on radio despite some industry players criticizing it as a profane song. After poison, she released “Date your father” and “hustle” both did well on the music market.
Later she announced dropping a full album on December 21, 2017 “Bonyfied” Ebony was signed to ruff town records and Midas touch Inc.