The product of an Ashanti father and a Fanti mother. Raymond Awuah-Gyasi adopted the name Lucifer Ranks. Known for breaking new grounds and for his versatile delivery. Since then he has continued to rack up numerous accolades with hit after hit. As a personality, he is one of the visuals on the Ghanaian music scene and can often be caught at shows and interviews around town with his signature long dreadlocks and the pastor’s collar in his music videos. Ghana knows how skeptical he is when it comes to religion. The first hit singles ” Let them say” depletes how society undermines you when you call yourself a ghetto boy. The hit single has a blend of Jamaican and local riddim and melodies and His accent are strictly that of a Jamaican. This track is very infectious dancehall riddim Lucifer Ranks, elegant ragga, and melodies that evoke the bustle and soul of African Street Life.
EARLY LIFE AND EDUCATION
Raymond Awuah-Gyasie is also known as Lucifer Ranks. He hails from Bompata Asante-Akyem in the Ashanti Region. Born to a noble family by Rev. Dr. Prof Yaw Awuah-Gyasi and Rev Dr. Prof Margaret Awuah-Gyasi. Lucifer Ranks attended basic school at Faith Community Baptist Complex of schools at Madina in Ghana. Lucifer furthered to Saint Thomas Aquinas Secondary School in Cantonment. He continued to the -Trinity Theological Seminary (Accra-Ghana), later to a course at Systemic Bible Training School (Accra-Ghana), he also took another course at Universal Life Seminary (U.S.A) and The Rock Ghana Seminary(Accra-Ghana).
Lucifer Ranks started his musical career shortly after finishing Trinity Theological Seminary in 2009. He started professional music as far back as 2009. The uprising superstar afromanding, reggae, rap, etc was inspired to start music by listening to the uplifting sounds of the likes of Bob Marley, Sizzla, Anthony B, etc. it was 2019 when he released 12 singles making up an album. He has really proved his lyrical ability on the microphone, on stage, and in the studio. Composing lyrics to resonate with the masses is one of the gifts Lucifer Ranks embodies and did not disappoint with his song.
|ONUA FM||AKASAMU RAP SHOW||DR. DUNCAN|
|CONNECT FM||OIL CITY MIX||DJ OXYGEN|
|3FM||SHOWBIZ 927||NANA KWADWO ADDO|
|SAMMY FLEX TV||HAPPY HOUR||SAMUEL ATUOBI BAAH|
|YFM||DRIVE TIME||HARUNA BABAGINDA|
|KING LOUIE FM||DRIVE TIME|
|CONNECT FM||ENTERTAINMENT REVIEW SHOW||ATO KWAMINA OTOO D’GEM|
|NAME OF AWARD||CATEGORY||YEAR|
|2018||EVERBODY MUST WORK, YOU MAKE I DEY FLY||LUCIFER|
|2019||JAH ALONE||YOUNG MODE201|
|2018||I LOVE JAPAN||ELORM|
|2015||TIE ME HA||NSENKUMAN|
|2018||I LOVE YOU MORE||ELORM|
|2019||RUNNING AWAY, FANTE-FANTE||EZANA|
|2019-2020||GIVING UP, LET THEM SAY, ALLAHU AKBAH, JUST FRIENDS, SMOKE TOWER (STAND DOWN), DON’T STOP READING, LOVER’S BENCH, DESTINY, DEM CAN’T, KILL ME, DEM RUN AFTER, TRUE STORY, A GIRL, THE DON, LOVEBIRDS||PP BLAQ|
|2019||PRAYER||GANDANA MUSIC PRODUCTION|