Many Ghanaians and the rest of the world recognize him as an artiste who shot into fame from two popular TV music reality show which were Mentor 5 and project fame respectively.
Then called Mike at Mentor the singer won the competition and placed second position at Project fame West Africa. KESSE became a house hold name with his first single ‘OH YES’, a reggae and dancehall song which took him to the world winning him media presence and attention.
He is an Afro-Pop artiste who has won MALE VOCALIST of the year at the country’s top most music awards – Ghana Music Awards and 4 nominations at the 2014 Ghana Music awards held 18th may 2013 at the Main Hall of the International Conference Center.
“Kesse was born 1986 to his parents Mr. & Mrs Frimpong. He is the son and only boy to his parents with sisters (a boy and a girl). Michael Kesse Frimpong started music at early ages. He was also referred to as ‘mike’ back in Senior High school days at Nkawkaw and early days of music.