Gyakie is a Ghanaian singer, songwriter, and performer who goes by her real name Jackline Acheampong.
Gyakie is a budding musician who also happens to be the daughter of Ghanaian highlife legend Ernest ‘Owoahene’ Nana Acheampong, popularly known as Nana Acheampong, one-half of the famous Lumba Brothers. Her familial connection to a Ghanaian great had a strong influence on her love for music from a young age, and on her becoming the fledgling musician she is today, but there’s more to the story.
She is 20 years of age.
Ernest ‘Owoahene’ Nana Acheampong.
She’s currently a student at Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology studying international business.
Gyakie is a Ghanaian afro-fusion artiste under the management of FlipTheMusic.
Gyakie is still alive even though were rumors of her death on social media.
In August 2020, Gyakie dropped her debut project, a 5-track EP simply titled Seed. The cover artwork of the EP is a photo that shows her as a child, wearing studio headphones and posing in the recording booth alongside her father—a visual which could easily be taken as a bold index finger pointing right at the family business.
Although that assertion might be correct, she’s not exactly here to carry on the family legacy Gyakie aims to chart her own course, maintaining her own identity as an individual and a musician, while expressing herself in the art form she loves most.