Amaarae was born on July 4, 1994 in New York, to her parents Ama Bawuah and Kwadwo Boateng Genfi. Her real name is Ama Serwah Genfi and she’s a Ghanaian singer, songwriter, producer, and engineer. The lady with the melodious voice said her career was influenced by Billie Holiday, Anthony Kedis and Fleetwood Mac’s Stevie Nicks.
Amaarae made an appearance for her first live show in Ghana at Café Kwae, Shop Accra and Vine Lounge. Later she came for a larger crowd at Lagos’ Art X in 2018. She has sung with top artists like Ghana’s Stonebwoy and Nigeria’s Santi and Odunsi has brought her name into the limelight as an artist.