Singer Gyakie In Tears As Her Father, Nana Acheampong’s Mother Dies

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Ghanaian musician, Jackline Acheampong stage named, Gyakie and daughter of legendary Nana Acheampong cries following the death of her grandmother.

The Afro-Fusion singer and songwriter from Ghana signed under Flip the Music who has gained traction in the music industry due to her unique sound and ability to write catchy songs on her Snapchat stories shared the sad news on the death of her father’s mother who also happened to her grandmother.

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Gyakie shared a nice picture of her grandma indicating how troubled she was after the sad news was communicated to her.

Jackline Acheampong known widely as Gyakie wrote:

eeii grandma! grandma rest in peace! dad has lost a great mom! we have lost an amazing grand mother!

To many who do not know the father of Gyakie, the “Foveevr” hitmaker, She is ace musician Nana Acheampong’s daughter.

Gyakie is the daughter of Nana Acheampong, a famous Highlife musician, and therefore, she grew up in a musical home. When Gyakie started recording and releasing songs, she did not mention her dad’s name.

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She did not want to mention her link with the famous Nana Acheampong because she wanted Ghanaians to see her as an artist first. However, when the fans knew that the renowned Highlife artist is her father, they could connect dots on the origin of her passion for music.

Gyakie’s parents exposed her to music, especially the Ghanaian Highlife music. For example, the father — half of the Lumba Brothers — was at the prime of her career when she was a small girl. On her Instagram page, she often shares old pictures of her dad in his prime years. In a series of interviews, Gyakie has showcased her deep understanding of music, especially Ghanaian music.

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Unlike her father, Gyakie’s mother prefers living a quiet life. She has never recorded music like Nana Acheampong. However, she has been one of the critical pillars of Gyakie’s music journey. In May 2020, the musician shared her mother’s picture and acknowledged the amount of work she has put in her music career.

In a similar sad news, Ghanaian Afrobeat singer, popularly known as Krymi born Henry Nuamah has revealed that his father just passed away.

The singer took to his social media pages to announce that he has lost his “everything” and the only man who has really being there for her.

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He recently released his new banger titled “Party Gbee“

I have received the worst news. My father has passed away! I just lost the man who taught me everything I know. The man who made me who I am today!

He tweeted