Former President John Dramani Mahama has identified Ebony’s ‘Maaame Hwe’ as his favourite song on domestic violence and relationships.
Mr Mahama, who took to his Facebook wall on Friday, February 9, to express grief after the demise of the multiple award-winning musician, said Ebony was “a talented life cut short”.
RIP Ebony. A talented life cut short. My favourite track on domestic violence and relationships, "maame hwe".
Ebony, who was returning from Sunyani after a visit to her died on the spot after her Jeep was involved in a head-on collision with a VIP bus. She died along with two other passengers in her car: a young lady and a military man.
The driver, however, survived and is receiving treatment.
Ebony, known in private life as Priscilla Opoku-Kwarteng, was discovered by renowned musician Bullet of Ruff n Smooth fame when she sent a recording of her voice and was signed to his Rufftown record label just a day after listening to the recording.
Ebony came out with her first single, “Dancefloor”, in December 2015. The song became a hit on radio landing her nomination for the unsung category at the 2016 Ghana Music Awards. In March 2016, Ebony released her major hit single “Kupe”.
Her latest song “Maame Hwe” is enjoying massive airplay across the country.