Born Oheneba Amoakoh Emmanuel kwakye, known professionally or in show business as Dj Hobby Beatz and “Youth Producer of the year 2021 Award Winner” for National Tertiary Excellence Awards 2021 & “Discovery Sound Engineer of the Year 2021 Award Winner” for Global Music Awards Africa 2021 hails from the Ashanti part of Ghana, specifically from a town called Obuasi.
Dj Hobby Beatz is a Ghanaian Beatmaker, DJ, Songwriter, Singer, Rapper and Record Producer and musical star at the moment! His Genre of music is a Melodious mixture of Afrobeat, Afro-fusion, HipLife, Dancehall, Afro-pop, Electro house, Dance-pop, Afro house, Trap, Drill, Dancehall and Hip-hop. But his personal interest has always been Afrobeat, Afro-pop, Dancehall and Afro-fusion. He added the deejaying as part of his brand in 2005. As a music producer/deejay, DjHobbyBeatz has released many singles and collaborations already.
In 2021, Dj Hobby Beatz was part of the Judges for grooming of young and upcoming Artists on the “Bars and Beats show” on Celebrity TV with the motive of shaping & helping them to achieve their musical goals.
His humble beginnings started when he started composing his own songs at a tender age. He started his music career in 2011 and has released hit songs like; Peace song(Advice song to the youth & leaders for a peaceful election), Only you, El-koko(saxophone version), Hit track, Uhuru ft Davido – skelewu Cover (Produced by Shizzi & DjHobbyBeatz ),Nekegbe ft Da boy and recently released hit songs like; Gbedu, All i want, skeleba, Corona Season(Awareness, Prevention & Educational song about corona virus) & Dance Riddim etc.
At age 19, DjHobbyBeatz received a personal computer which enabled him to study and master beat making with Fruity Loops. He improved daily by recreating beats from hit songs in the American and international Music Industry. Aside beats making, DjHobbyBeatz is a talented piano player and he single handedly learnt this skill. He achieved this by gathering inspiration from people around such as Rick Rubin, Quincy Jones, Berry Gordy, Nile Rodgers, timbaland, Kanye West, Dr. Dre, Tay Keith, Babyface, KillBeatz, Richie Mensah, Kaywa, GuiltyBeatz, Mix Master Garzy, Sarz, DJ Maphorisa(South-African). Self taught talent, constant training, research, his unique sound and working with different artists has given him an upper hand in the Ghanaian music industry.
Dj Hobby Beatz actively started producing, mixing & mastering in the year 2015.He has since produced for high profiled music artistes including International Reggae and World Music Awards (IRAWMA 2021),City People Entertainment Award for Ghana(2016) & African Male Awards (Nigeria Entertainment Awards 2014) winner – Shattawale – More glory and Vodafone Green Ambassador (VGMA in 2020) winner – Gasmilla – Hippo & Bentua. He has also produced for other artistes such as Bofplace X So Icey Ent X Yxng le (Australian) – My Money , Boy Nash & Modulation(UK), Papa Niger(Nigerian), Fameye, Skrew faze or screwface, Luther, E-nice, Konfi, Cedi, koqromoti, Ghetto kb, kojo streetz, Broni, just to mention a few.
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Apple Music: https://music.apple.com/gh/artist/dj-hobby-beatz/1520059130
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