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Genesis Owusu

About

Kofi Owusu-Ansah (born 1998 Ghana), known by his stage name Genesis Owusu, is a Ghanaian-Australian singer from Canberra. He is the younger brother of fellow hip hop rapper, Kojo Owusu-Ansah p.k.a. Citizen Kay. Owusu's debut studio album, Smiling with No Teeth (March 2021), reached the ARIA Albums Chart top 30. At the 2021 ARIA Music Awards he won four trophies for Album of the Year, Best Hip Hop Release, Best Independent Release and Best Cover Art (latter shared with Bailey Howard).

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August 5, 2022

Genesis Owusu Wins Big at 2022 AIR Awards

Owusu took out a perfect three-from-three, including the coveted independent album of the year award.

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July 20, 2022

Genesis Owusu returns with bold new single ‘GTFO’

The eclectic artist enters a new era with the first follow-up to 'Smiling With No Teeth' The post Genesis Owusu returns with bold new single ‘GTFO’ appeared first on NME.

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May 18, 2022

Genesis Owusu, Amyl and The Sniffers, Courtney Barnett Lead AIR Awards Nominations

With a hattrick of nominations, Genesis Owusu is the artist to beat leading into the 2022 AIR Awards.

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March 9, 2022

Genesis Owusu Wins Vanda & Young Songwriting Contest With ‘Gold Chains’

Owusu’s “Gold Chains” takes first place in the 2021 edition, ahead of Jerome Farah’s “Mikey Might” and MAY-A’s “Time I Love To Waste,” respectively.

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March 4, 2022

Genesis Owusu’s Sydney Concert Postponed When Floor Collapses

"There's like a real big drop under that so this is actually really dangerous," Genesis told the audience. "We're going to have reschedule the show, unfortunately."

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March 3, 2022

Genesis Owusu’s ‘Smiling With No Teeth’ Wins Australian Music Prize

"Smiling With No Teeth" was the last album standing after a music industry panel boiled down a longlist of 450 eligible releases, to 110 official nominations, and then a shortlist of nine titles.

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November 24, 2021

Genesis Owusu, The Kid LAROI Win Big at 2021 ARIA Awards

With four trophies, Genesis Owusu was the big winner at the 2021 ARIA Awards, held Wednesday (Nov. 24) at Sydney’s Taronga Zoo.

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November 19, 2021

Genesis Owusu Wins Big at Australia’s J Awards

Genesis Owusu’s debut "Smiling With No Teeth" has won Triple J’s coveted J Award for Australian album of the year.

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November 18, 2021

Genesis Owusu announces headline UK and Ireland shows for summer 2022

The Australian rapper will hit the stage in London and Dublin in support of his debut album 'Smiling With No Teeth' The post Genesis Owusu announces headline UK and Ireland shows for summer 2022 appeared first on NME.

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May 2, 2021

The Chats and Genesis Owusu deliver punk cover of Talking Heads’ ‘Psycho Killer’

Performed for Australian music TV series 'The Set' The post The Chats and Genesis Owusu deliver punk cover of Talking Heads’ ‘Psycho Killer’ appeared first on NME.

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Discs

GTFO

July 20, 2022

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There's Only One (feat. Genesis Owusu)

February 16, 2022

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Back Seat (Chris Lorenzo Remix)

January 13, 2022

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Waitin' On Ya (Remix)

November 5, 2021

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Back Seat

October 12, 2021

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Missing Molars (Swnt Deluxe)

July 14, 2021

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Same Thing

June 2, 2021

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FRIENDZONE (feat. Genesis Owusu)

May 14, 2021

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Gold Chains (Remix)

May 7, 2021

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Don't Need You (Remix)

March 26, 2021

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Smiling with No Teeth

March 5, 2021

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Drown

March 3, 2021

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Dream No More (feat. Ruel & Genesis Owusu)

February 26, 2021

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Gold Chains

February 17, 2021

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The Other Black Dog

November 19, 2020

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I Am

August 28, 2020

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Whip Cracker

June 6, 2020

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Don't Need You

May 15, 2020

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Good Times + Simmer Down

August 23, 2019

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WUTD + Vultures

March 15, 2019

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Wit' Da Team

November 12, 2018

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awomen amen

July 6, 2018

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Sideways

September 1, 2017

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Cardrive EP

June 16, 2017

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