Fred Baaffour Asare (born 26 June, 1992) better known by his stage name TAKUM is a Ghanaian Afrobeat singer from Assin District, Central region of Ghana. Takum is a young Ghanaian Afro-pop, Highlife and hiplife singer who started his music career professionally in the year 2014 after he successfully released his debut song titled ‘Daben’.
The name ‘Takum’ originated from him repeatedly being referred to as ‘Tycoon. He was previously called ‘Ellyboy’ a few years back when he decided to change his stage name to ‘Takum’ to maintain a solid brand.
With a number of songs to his credit as well as some features for some high-profile artists.