Eugene Kwame Marfo, a Ghanaian singer and songwriter who goes by the stage name Kuami Eugene, has talked about how winning the VGMA Artiste Of The Year has helped him.
He stated that the coveted award has allowed him to sign two of the largest ambassadorial contracts and has increased his career by an unexpected amount.
“It was through Artiste of the Year that I got the deal with Adonko Next Level; I signed with Itel; I even did something with Stanbic Bank, and so it helps.
“It pushed my brand to another level” he revealed in an interview on the Delay Show in April 2023.
The artist signed to Lynx Entertainment said that although he has changed over time, his persona has not changed.
“I have changed a lot, I used to have the
‘Fadama boy’ in me more back then. Previously, I was quick to hit back at anyone who comes at me but now, I had to learn how to let things go. I’ve become a little bit sober, but my persona is the same.
Kuami Eugene emerged victoriously as the Overall Artiste Of The Year at the 2020 Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMA) after beatinothersg fierce competition against Sarkodie, Kofi Kinaata, and Diana Hamilton among others.