Derrick Sarfo Kantanka, popularly known on stage as Amerado (Amerado Burner) ‘The Beast’ is a Ghanaian hip-hop/hiplife rapper who basically preaches about everything concerning man and the universe. This lyrical genius hails from Kumasi in the Ashanti Region of Ghana and his Flow, Energy and mature use of the Twi language has earned him the nickname “Twi Machine”. The name AMERADO literally means a governor and it stands for “A Master Every Rapper Always Dream Of”. Discovered by Azee Ntwene in 2015 at the Solid FM Freestyle Saturday where he emerged the 2nd Runner-up, he was housed together with Strongman Burner, and later became the frontline act of MicBurnerz Music switching from his then Rap Pagez to Amerado after Strongman joined Sarkcess Music.
, billboard producing label Damage Musiq aims to stand out in an oversaturated market with sounds that forever echoes in your mind and soul. With a foundation stemming from his father operating a popular sound system in Montego Bay, Jamaica, Dwayne aka Damage was steeped in music for as far as he can remember. It is through sports that he earned the moniker Damage with his impressive athletic prowess, and by virtue of All Nats Sound System that he developed a keen sense of melodic sounds. After the untimely passing of his father, Damage honored his father by carrying on the music torch with his own sound system. The latter culminated in Damage experimenting with remixes, to eventually lead in wanting to produce his own sounds. “I didn’t want to play the hits, I wanted to create them” – Damage In 2015 , Damage Musiq Recording Studio was then established. Creating his own lane