MzVee has said in an interview with Citi FM’s Bernard Avle on the Citi Breakfast Show that she did not like school during her basic school days.
The former pupil of St. Martin De Porres School said that because she did not enjoy being in school, she always wished she finished early.
“Me, I didn’t like school oo. I wanted to finish early and leave,” she said.
That notwithstanding, the ‘Rewind’ singer moved on to St Mary’s Senior High School and later studied Business Administration at Ghana Telecom University.
Vera Hamenoo-Kpeda on born 23rd June, 1992, MzVee burst onto the Ghanaian music scene in the summer of 2012 as the lead singer of Lynx Entertainment’s girl band D3.
The band, released hit singles such as ‘Good Girls Gone Bad’ and ‘Gyani Gyani’ before splitting at the end of 2013 due to educational commitments of the young group members.
MzVee launched her solo career with debut single ‘Borkor Borkor’ released in January 2014. She followed this with hit single ‘Natural Girl’ and went on to win the ‘Unsung Artiste Award’ at the 2014 Ghana Music Awards. Her debut album was released in November 2014 and features collaborations with several award-winning artistes such as Stonebwoy, VIP, Shatta Wale, Richie Mensah, Manifest and Didier Awadi.
Following the success of her award-winning debut album, MzVee released her second album titled ‘Verified’ in November 2015 to rave reviews.
The album has earned MzVee 7 nominations at the 2016 Ghana Music Awards including ‘Album of the Year’ and ‘Record of the Year’ for the single ‘Abofra’ which features Efya. Her highly anticipated third album ‘DaaVee’ was released in May 2017.
She is performing at the 2017 Decemba 2 Rememba concert at the Accra International Conference Centre on 24th December, 2017.
Also performing on the night are Wutah, King Promise, Kidi, Ebony, Kuami Eugene, Magnom, Adina, B4Bonah, Fancy Gadam and other surprise acts.
Tickets for Decemeba 2 Rememba are available at Citi FM front desk, Baatsona Total, Max Mart, Bosphorous, Silverbird Cinemas, A & C Mall, for GHc 90 (regular) and GHc 150 (VIP).
By: Kwame Dadzie/citifmonline.com/Ghana