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Ben Brako

Ben Brako

Bernard George Kobena Brako, known professionally as Ben Brako, is a Ghanaian highlife artiste. He rose to prominence in the mid-to late 1980s, with the release of his first solo studio album, Baya, which he also produced and wrote, in 1987

1952

Born
20 May 1952

Born

Born in Accra, Ghana, on 20 May 1952, Brako spent his childhood in Cape Coast, his mother's hometown, along with his seven siblings

1960

Early life
20 July 1960

Early life

From a tender age, he developed a strong passion for the music and entertainment industry, yet he remained dedicated to his formal education. His journey on stage commenced in 1960, and as he himself put it, he has been performing ceaselessly ever since

1994

Education
20 July 1994

Education

Brako attended St Augustine's College in Cape Coast for his secondary education. He pursued his higher studies and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Agricultural Economics from the University of Ghana. Additionally, in 1994, he accomplished a BA (Hons) in Media Communication Studies from the University of East London

2023

Achievements
20 July 2023

Achievements

At the pinnacle of the Global Music Charts, Branko's single titled "Shame and Scandal" secured the coveted number 1 spot.


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