Adams Suraj A.K.A KAWUTE who is from Bole in the Northern Region but based in Wa, was born in 1992 to Mr.Adams and Mrs.Hafsat.
He had his basic and primary education at St Paul’s Methodist School in Wa and then continued at St Kizito school in Bole for his Junior High education. He was rolled into his Senior High Education in the year 2010.
He has lived in Wa since he was 9 years and that was when he realised the singing potential in himself. And with just some few years into the Music industry,he won the admiration of most music critics in the community which earned him a management contract with one of the best sound engineers in the Northern Ghana, Mr.Nuhu Tuurosung popularly known as Echo Soundz.
That was after releasing just one album (Banku N tilapia) which was mixed by Echo soundz, by then KACO (Kawute and Cobra) as their group name to their credit. KAWUTE later on split from the group KACO. to be a sole. The name “KAWUTE” is one of the commonest keyword on the lips of many music fans in upper west and the whole of North Ghana. His songs are sung by almost every Northerner regardless of their position in society.
He has featured on over 20 tracks with other musicians like Quata and others (both released and unreleased).
Kawute has performed outside Upper West Regions like upper east and Northern. He performed with a live band and that rates him as one of the best Reggae/Dancehall/Afropop musicians in the Northern Ghana.
He has been the Guest artiste for Sissala Music awards,Gonja Music Awards and other shows.
He has a whole “signature tune” to himself “TUNITUP”. Asked what the meaning of ‘TUNITUP’ is, KAWUTE said it means ‘Turn it up’ signifying how he will deliver his performance to his fans to change their bad moods to joy. it comes with every composition.
KAWUTE was nominated for and won the best Dancehall song of the year in Upper West Music Awards, 2015 edition.
In 2015, KAWUTE created and name his fan group as AIMNATION, which means he is ALWAYS IN MUSIC, and aims at representing the whole nation worldwide.
KAWUTE lives a humble,respectful and good moral lives. and as a result of that, his manager calls him the humble lion.
TUNITUP TUNITUP TUNITUP TUNITUP TUNITUP TUNITUP TUNITUP TUNITUP TUNITUP…………………