Awunganyi Etiendem Nkemasong is a Cameroonian Born Makossa fusion singer & Songwriter. He is populary known as Awu and Awu Sing Song.
He was born in Bamenda in 1995. His love and passion for music began while attending his secondary school education in his late teens and he started writing songs which his friends and teachers appreciated.
The artist was doing music as a hobby until 2012. He was part of a music duo ” Colby and Awu”. They released their debut album ” Change The World ” which was supported by 8 singles. The album preached for a peaceful and loving Community. Awu parted ways with Colby and decided to go solo.
In 2014, He Kicked Off his solo career with the single ” If a Can, Can” a themed song in honour of the FIFA World Cup Brazil 2014. This song was widely appreciated and brought the talented artist into the limelight. It was closely followed by ” Make Some Noise” which was directed by Chuzih andalso received positively by music lovers around the national territory and abroad. In 2018, Awu released a soul pleasing song ” Sidomina” which got him the name ” Lover Boy” and later that year, he a remix with Cameroon’s Kinkong Stanley Enow was the talk of the time.
2019 was sure an amazing year for the Cameroonian singer as he released the visuals to his single ” Yayayo” which drew even more attention. It was widely acclaimed, hence the high demand for a video. Its video put together by Geraldrico Guevara of Hit 54 studios was released. This marked a period when he began to connect with his culture and delved into Makossa – Fusion which originated in the late 20th century.
In November 2019, Awu released ” Dege Dege ” a Dijay Karl produced song and it was a perfect jam for the Christmas holidays. It got Awu his first radio airplay in the UK in mid 2020 On the Target Embargo Show by DJ Target on BBC Radio 1xtra. “Corona Matter” is the artist latest baby. Ever since the onset of his career, Awu has worked with topnotch Cameroonian producers such as Phillbeatz and Dijay Karl. Stay tuned as this sensation has more in store for you.
Date of birth: 12th July 1995
Birthplace: Bamenda, Cameroon
Age: 26 years ( As from 2021)
Nationality : Cameroonain
Famous as : Singer & Songwriter
Zodiac Sign: Cancer