Bio | Edem
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EDEM, Ghanaian (born Denning ‘Edem’ Agbeviadey) is a Ghanaian recording Artiste, entertainer and performer who comes from the Volta region of Ghana, young Edem attended Amazing love junior high and completed Bishop Herman college. This period saw the birth of his talent and artistry and just after completing radio school, he got in touch with the biggest hip-hop beat producer ‘Hammer of the last 2’.Skip two years of working on his album ‘VOLTA REGIME’ and he becomes the dawn of a new day. Even though he lost both of his parents at a tender age he relentlessly rose to the occasion. 

The Artiste 

As a major force to reckon with as an African HIPHOP artiste and arguably the most versatile Artiste on the continent of Africa, Edem has shown extreme lyrical dexterity since the release of his debut album ‘VOLTA REGIME’ which featured the likes of Sarkodie, samini, Tinny, Kwaw kese and many more and has songs that topped charts in Ghana and lome’.He got 7 nominations in the 2010 Ghana music awards and also won the HIPHOP song for that year with his ever fresh single ‘u dey craze’. As an Artiste ‘Edem says’ I believe the mind has too much to offer and that makes it difficult for me to box myself under my first love which is hip hop. With his sophomore album ‘MASS PRODUCION’ which has being acknowledged by music critics as the finest album Ghana has seen in a long while, Edem is set to go places. With songs like ‘too much’, the legacy which has a video shot by Samad Davis of Davis media group,’Ghetto Arise’ ‘OVER AGAIN’ which is the number one song in Ghana right now....

The Brand 

As a brand with a base of 24 million Ghanaians, 6 million Togolese attached and growing by the day in Africa. Edem became the youngest Artiste in Ghana signed to Africa’s telecom giant GLOBACOM. Noted as a strong advocate for education he constantly encourages all his peers to stay in school, he became the face of meridian pre university. He has also affiliated with strong brands like BET where he took part in the first ever African Bet cypher. Edem on the 11th of May 2012 became the first African brand Ambassador to the 2nd largest spirit brand in the world ABSOLUT VODKA. Joining the league of Jay z, Ceelo Greene, kanye west and more, he has also recently joined other acts like 2face to support Bet’s ‘Trayvon Martin’ campaign. Edem recently got an award from the University Of Ghana( legon )school of allied sciences for his contribution to arts and entertainment and the nation at large..


Edem is the C.E.O of the newly established VOLTA REGIME MUSIC GROUP (VRMG), which is an artiste management company and also an outfit that spots, grooms new talents. With two new acts recently joining the team (AIME’ and ODESHI) .With visions of going into merchandise, events, distribution and brand building...The young Artistes, I am sure will benefit from his marketing background.


With his debut album(VOLTA REGIME) giving him the Artiste with the highest number of collaborations on a debut album from Samini, Tinny, kwaw kese, Asem, sarkodie and working. Edem currently is working with COPTIC (who produced P.Diddy I need a girl feat usher and loon) on songs with Black ROB, I20 and other international acts both in and out of Africa on the joint album The Fantastic Four 

Edem has also been very active in humanitarian and charity works. Named by renowned journalist Ameyaw Debrah as philanthropist of the year and his song ghetto arise got nomination for development song of the year in the just ended Ghana music awards. With the World Bank giving him a certificate and money to support his efforts. With elections in Ghana around the corner, he just released a new single entitled ‘warrior for peace’ to create awareness and sensitize citizens. 

Edem as an artiste is one of Africa’s diamond in the dirt to be on the look out

By Nana Kwame 22/07/2015 21:35:00
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