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More than a disc jockey…. Meet UK-based DJ PaaK

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Paa Kwesi Kwarteng Darko (born on 6th of September 1992) usually known by his friends as ‘Paak’ is a Ghanaian/UK citizen based in the United Kingdom. Growing up his first early days inspiration came from his neighbour who was a DJ in the late 90’s and his Dad who is still a dedicated collector of music. Paak has established himself as one of the leading urban multi-genre DJs in the UK.

His work rate and ethics have seen him open up sets for artists like Mr Eazi, Sarkodie, Eugy Official, Stonebwoy, Kwesi Arthur, King Promise, Kidi, Kuami Eugene, B4Bonah, Mr Drew, Davido, Wande Coal, R2Bees, Sneakbo, Joey B, D Black and many more. Paak became one of Coventry’s best DJ in the year 2014 and most booked in the Midlands of the United Kingdom.

Nominations
– GDJ AWARDS 2016 – Best International Ghanaian DJ
– GMA UK 2019 – Best DJ
– LEGACY AWARDS 2019 – Best DJ

SCHOOL
– Marbs Preparatory 1998-1999
– Creator 1999 – 2003
– Tema Parents Association School – 2003-2008
– Corpus Christi – 2008-2009
– City College Coventry 2009 – 2011
– North Warwickshire & Hinckley College – 2011-12
– University college Birmingham – 2012-2013
– Coventry University 2013 – 2014
– University of Wolverhampton – 2017 – present

Parents
Dad – Vincent Enu Darko
Mom – Mary Ama Donkor

Siblings
Sister Denise Darko

Place of Birth
Tema / Ghana

Early Age
Born in Tema community 6. Grew up in community 5 till the age of 15 when he moved to the UK. Lived with his Grand parents.

Businesses
ÇËÔ of 9radio UK
ÇËÔ OF live hype pr
ÇËÔ of LoopsVR
FOUNDER of 9HQ
Founder of TawParties

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