The buzz around Akron-Native Artist Kofi Boakye is growing world-wide, and has now garnered the attention of Louis Marks, CEO of Ropeadope Records—one of the world’s largest and top global multi-genre record labels.Read More
Just Announced: Val B. King, Granddaughter of BB King, to be the Opening Act at Kofi Boakye's Going-Away Concert
We are grateful to announce that Recording Artist Val B. King, Granddaughter of the King of Blues, BB King, will be the opening act for Akron Native and Emmy-Nominated Pianist Kofi Boakye’s highly-anticipated going-away concert performance held on August 9th at The Trailhead in North Akron, Ohio.Read More
Original Music written by Emmy-Nominated Pianist Kofi Boakye to be featured at the 2019 Essence Festival
Emmy-Nominated Musician & Akron, Ohio Native Kofi Boakye will have music from his latest album, “Made In Akron”, presented in partnership with the Candence Caprice Fashion Showcase at the 25th Anniversary 2019 Essence Festival held in New Orleans, Louisiana. For more info, visit the official Candence Caprice Designs Website.
(June 20, 2019) Emmy-Nominated Pianist Kofi Boakye to appear on CBS WOIO "Sunny Side Up" Morning Show
Emmy-nominated Pianist and Akron-native Kofi Boakye returns back to the “Sunny Side Up” Morning Show to discuss the Emmys, being an Apollo Finalist, and his highly anticipated finale show in Akron, Ohio on August 9th, 2019.Read More
(June 1, 2019) Kofi Boakye to be Commencement Speaker at NEO College Preparatory School 2019 High School Graduation Ceremony
Emmy-nominated musician and Akron-native Kofi Boakye will be the keynote speaker for the Class of 2019 graduation ceremony for the students of Northeast Ohio Preparatory College.Read More
Akron-Native Pianist Kofi Boakye wins 2nd place in the semi-final round of Amateur Night at the Apollo Theater! He will advance to the Super Top Dog final round of competition on Wednesday, November 27, 2019! Tickets are available at https://www.apollotheater.org.Read More
History is being made as Akron-Native Pianist Kofi Boakye & Pritt Entertainment Group receive an Emmy Nomination for the critically acclaimed short-film documentary, Kofi: Made In Akron.Read More
Award-winning Film of Akron-Native Pianist Kofi Boakye Garners National Attention from Global Music Label, Ropeadope Records
Click below to view the documentary, Kofi: Made In Akron
Akron-Native Pianist Kofi Boakye wins 2nd place in round 2 of Amateur Night at the Apollo Theater! He will advance to the semi-final competition on Wednesday, May 15th, 2019!Read More
In its historic 85-year tenure, Never before has any musician from Akron, Ohio won at the Apollo Theater...Until Last Night!
Akron-Native Pianist Kofi Boakye has won first place at Amateur Night at the Apollo Theater! He will advance to the second round of competition on Wednesday, March 13th, 2019! Tickets are available at https://www.apollotheater.org.
History is being made once again as Pritt Entertainment Group takes home an Addy Award for the critically acclaimed short-film documentary, Kofi: Made In Akron.Read More
My goodness! What a fun night! Tangier’s was PACKED with hundreds of people! Thank you Akron for a night I’ll never forget. To my KofiBMusic team, staff, security, volunteers, and all in between, thank you!
I’ve dreamed of this moment for so long, and to see it finally happen is nothing short of amazing.
Akron is home, God is great, and I couldn’t be happier to say that I’m just another kid from Akron.
Akron Pianist Kofi Boakye is now taking his talents into the fashion world. In partnership with the globally-recognized clothing brand, 7th Floor Clothing, Boakye has worked to release the Ebony & Ivory colorway of the “Humble & Have No Fear” T-Shirt product line in joint promotion of his highly anticipated Kofi: Made In Akron Film Premiere & Show Fundraiser held on January 31st, 2019 at The Tangier in Akron, OH.Read More