Prophetess Nana Ama Safowaah is once again set to release a new single from Tanto records in this month dubbed “Edin no” Which means the Name,which Name? The tune answers this question with great visuals.
Below is the profile of Prophetess Nana Ama Safowaah.
Prophetess Nana Ama Safowaah, also known as “Mama Tanto ” is a Ghanaian Gospel Singer, Song Writer, Counselor and a Great Minister of God’s Word, the Gospel.
Mama Tanto is the first child of nine children of Mr. and Mrs. Oteng, both Asantes from Ntonso and Mampong respectively. She was born on 7 August 1964 at the Komfo Anokye Hospital in the Ashanti Region but lived in Takoradi most of her life with her auntie and cousin.
Early Life and Education
Prophetess Nana Ama Safowaah started her early schooling in St. Monica’s School at Mampong in the Ashanti Region. She later continued to Collins Avenue Primary and then to Tanokrom Middle School in Takoradi and finally ended her primary schooling at Yaa Asantewaa Primary School. She later proceeded to Islamic secretariat at Abrepo in the Ashanti Region. Currently, she has a Bachelor’s Degree in Family Counseling from Central University College (Prampram – Accra).
Mama Tanto can speak more than one local and international languages; Twi, Fanti, English, Spanish and French.
Apart from music, mama tanto has a passion for travel and trading. She also had an interest in sports. This is evident in her travel to Lagos (Abidjan), Barcelona and Madrid as a young and upcoming sports lady. She is also into trading activities in Ghana.
Prophetess Nana Ama Safowaah’s entered the gospel industry in 2007 and has since been ministering through music. Her vision is to spread the Gospel of God to all nations and cultures through music. She is doing this in response to the Great Commission of God to us as seen in Matthew 28:18-20. She also avails herself to the service of God for His honour and glory to draw souls to Him, especially the:
Poor in Spirit
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Prophetess Nana Ama Safowaah got her calling into Gospel Music Ministry in 2005. Since then she has been developing this calling into a skill and profession. She has two albums to her credit.
In August 2007, she released her first album titled “W’aseda ” . This album got a lot of attention and airplay from major radio stations. That notwithstanding, she released her second album in 2012, which was titled “ Tanto”, this gave her international recognition and attention. Through this second album, she was able to spread the gospel to various parts of the world not only in Ghana.
Due to the exposure she gained, four of her songs on this album gained massive airplay on all media platforms.
Out of her hard work, two of her songs in her second album were nominated for South Africa Music Awards. She believes that the music industry should be a great weapon for spreading the word of God (Gospel) across the world for lives to be transformed and saved from destruction. The word of God brings healing and deliverance and this is seen in the power that emanates from her music. She has resolved that she will always base her music on Jesus Christ and the Gospel and nothing else.
Studio Albums (Tanto Records)
Title Album Details No. of Songs
W’aseda Release year : 2007- 7 songs
Tanto Release year : 2012 -9 songs
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Prophetess this time want to minister through the powerful name which she dubbed, “Edin No”( The name Jesus),so watch out