FULL NAME: Micheal Boafo and Tony Boafo
RESIDENCE: Kaneshie-First Light
GENRE: Afro,Hip Hop,Hiplife
SKILL SET: Artiste/Producers
BORN: 7th May 1993
YEARS ACTIVE: 2015-Date
ASSOCIATED ACTS: E.L , Shaker , Ko-Jo Cue ,Shatta Wale , Eazzy , Ebony , Magnom
ESTIMATED NET WORTH:
SNAPSHOT: Micheal Boafo and Tony Boafo born on 7th May 1993. DopeNation so far has been able to win the heart of Music Consumers and Lovers of which there’s more to come. DopeNation has two hit songs,Uh Huh and their current hit “Eish”. DopeNation highlights performing to a presumed 20,000 fans at the Accra Sports Stadium and the response was just overwhelming. The love they receives on the daily from fans from all walks is just super inspiring.
ORIGIN STORY: DopeNation was Born in Saltpond by Parents Nana Kobina Boafo and Bridgette Kuvodu. Nana Kobina Boafo was an Academian while Bridgette Kuvodu a Caterer.
B2 and Twist both attended Services Junior High School at primary stage and Secondi Senior High School and Ghana Secondary Technical School respectively. B2 and Twist then gained admission into University of Ghana and Ghana Technology University College respectively.
DopeNation started with Production. You know how hectic it was to record in studios back then,and they always wanted to record their songs and producers kept assigning new time for them,at a time they got fed up and started learning how to play their own beats with the least equipments they had, Laptops and Earpiece till date that they own two studios,AgbeneBeatEbe and T Beat.
DopeNation have been credited with producing sounds for Ghanaian artists including E.L, Shatta Wale, Joey B, Pappy Kojo, Eazzy, Flowking Stone among others.
DopeNation released their first single “Bebia Ye Shi” in 2016. In 2017, the duo released another single “Uh Huh”. which bacame an anthem on the street. In 2018, they were featured on EL’s single, “Ayeyi” and Phabrick’s “VaMiaWe” to kick start the year.
They released “Eish”,another song which took over the street and music event grounds few weeks after it release.
DopeNation makes music everyday,everyday.
PERSONAL LIFE: God is Good.
ACHIEVEMENTS: DopeNation has from time won the heart of music lovers and fans across all walks with our music and productions.
ART SOUL (What fuels their art)
INFLUENCES: Musically DopeNation is influenced by E.L and all other positive artiste aroud us.
MUSICAL STYLE: DopeNation speak Love.Life and Everyday living in their Music.
PUBLIC IMAGE: Awesome remarks.
CONTROVERSIES: At a point during their Pharmacy Video shoot (Episode 3 off This Style Not Be Free) DopeNation shared a picuture online which has Twist paying/giving money to B2 in an exchange for a product assumed to be condom and that particular picture was taken by most Blogs and Websites that they now into another business. We mean the motive of “Pharmacy” was basically to educate,kindly do check out and share comments with us. Big Shoutout to Kofi Bruce the director.
OTHER BUSINESSES AND VENTURES: Music Production and Music
DISCOGRAPHY: 2018 Eish Non-Album Single
2017 Uh Huh (Non-album single)
2016 Another One ft. Luther, Gemini (Non-album single)
2016 Bebia Ye Shi (Non-album single)
VIDEOGRAPHY:2016- Bebia Ye Shi – Directed by Esianyo Kumodzi
2017 – Uh Huh – Directed by Esianyo kumodzi
2017 – Introduction (This Style Not Be Free) – Directed by Kofi Bruce
2017 – Iphone and Samsung (This Style Not Be Free Ep.2) – Directed by Kofi Bruce
2017 – Pharmacy (This Style Not Be Free Ep.3) ) – Directed by Kofi Bruce
2018 – Ayeyi by E.L – Directed By Yaw Skyface
AWARDS AND NOMINATIONS: B2 won Best Sound Engineer at Fame Awards and Most Influencial Student Sound Engineer at Ghana Tertiary Awards in 2016 of which Twist won Most Influencial Sound Engineer the subsequent year (2017). We were nominated for the 2018 edition of Vodafone Ghana Music Awards Unsung.
TOURS: E.L Bar 4 Concert.
TRIVIA: Give us Rice anyday and we are good.