Amerado whose real name is Derrick Sarfo Kantanka is an award winning Ghanaian rapper born on February 14, 1995. He came to limelight for his hit single “I Am”.
- Real Name: Derrick Sarfo Kantanka
- Date of Birth: February 14, 1995
- Place of Birth: Kumasi, Ghana
- Occupation: Rapper
- Genres: Hip Hop, Afrobeat
- Net Worth: Not Estimated
Amerado was born in Kumasi, specifically in the Ashanti Region of Ghana.
He went to KNUST Senior School for his senior high school education.
Amerado started doing music after being discovered in 2015 where he emerged third at the Solid FM Freestyle show.
He casme through with his single “I Am” in 2017 and the song was listed by Pulse Ghana as the 3rd in the Top 10 Ghanaian songs of January 2017.
He dropped his debut EP “Rapmare” under the imprint MicBurnez music label in November 2017.
He also featured on the hip hop single “Biibi Ba” alongside Sarkodie.
Awards & Nominations
Amerado won the Artiste of the Year at Kumasi Awards in 2018.
He has also got nominations such as Best rapper of the year at Kumasi Awards Night in 2017 and Promising artiste at Ghana Music Awards SA in 2019.
Amerado is a Ghanaian music artist just like Prince Bright.
- I Am
- Beast Attitude
- At My Back
- Twa So Ft. Fameye