Yaw Tog named 'BET Amplified International' Artiste of the Month
BET International said they will be updating the followers with interviews and works among others of Yaw Tog across all their social media platforms within this month of April.
A screenshot of the tweet by BET official Twitter handle
Posted on Friday, April 9, 2021.
Yaw Tog is still a Senior High School student and he goes by the full name Thorsten Owusu Gyimah, who has risen to fame especially after releasing the hit song 'sore'.
He comes from Kumasi also called "Kumerica" by most Ghanaians and has most of his fan base from there.
He has won the hearts so many Ghanaians with his 'sore' song which introduced the world to Asaka, Kumericans are currently moving to drill music.
The song 'sore' also have other rap artistes from Kumasi namely O' Kenneth, City Boy, Reggie & Jay Bahd.
This song has became so popular that he even had the chance to do a remix with UK based rapper Stormzy and the award winning rapper, Kwesi Arthur.
He recently released his first and debut album which he called ' Time' and he was also nominated five times in this year's Vodafone Ghana Music Awards.
' Sore' alone had 3 nominations including:
1.Most Popular Song of the Year
2. Collaboration of the Year
3. Best Hiphop Song
Yaw Tog was also nominated in other two categories namely: the Best Hiplife/Hiphop Artiste and Best New Artiste.
In an interview with him, he claimed that Kwesi Arthur inspired him to do music and he learns most of his drills from him.
A video compilation that went viral on the internet has Jack Grealish playing Yaw Tog's 'Sore' remix in it.
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