Gavali , a record label with international recognition, has signed a recording and management deal with young and talented upcoming afrobeat artiste, Akwasi Andah Karikari Enock, known in showbiz as Diego Makosa, to record, market and distribute his works worldwide.
The record label will be in charge of the branding, production, distribution and marketing of Makosa’s songs.
Gavali seeks to tap into the rich and diverse highlife and afrobeat music talents that Ghana has, and promote these talents to international level.
The record label has over the years been involved in the development of Ghanaian music and artiste management.
The artiste, who is currently in the studio recording a number of singles, will be officially unveiled to Ghanaian music fans later this year.
Diego Makosa, who is credited with a number of songs, joins Charles Fanti and others on the Gavali record label.
Gavali said working with Diego Makosa will drive the next phase of the career of the artiste.
Gavali revealed that its outfit signed the recording, marketing and distribution deal with Makosa because he has a great music talent.
“We are excited to have Makosa join the Gavali Family. He is an extremely talented artiste who is capable rubbing shoulders with those on the international music scene,” the record label stated.
It described Diego Makosa as a talented music star who has what it takes to become a global star.
Richard Essien, also known as Magic Rocker, who is a music producer, songwriter, artiste manager, event planner and a music consultant, has played a very important role in the development of Ghanaian music and artiste management in Ghana.
He hinted that Gavali attaches a lot of importance to developing talented upcoming Ghanaian artistes and enhancing their image on the international music market.
According to him, his outfit’s signing of Makosa is magnificent, adding that it plans to sign more talented artistes in the coming years.
Diego Makosa is a Ghanaian musician and a performer who majors in Afrobeats/Afropop .
Born and bred in Obuasi in the Ashanti Region, Makosa recorded his first song at the age of 15, with inspiration from his high school mate who is also a musician.
He is a product of Presbyterian School Complex and Saint Hubert Seminary/ Senior High School, all in Kumasi.
By George Clifford Owusu