Fantana born Francine Koffie is a Ghanaian artist who was born in Atlanta, Georgia on July 3, 1997. She was an artiste signed under Rufftown record label but her contract with the record label was terminated following a misunderstanding between the artist and the CEO of the record label. Although she is an upcoming artiste, she has made headlines for some time and we decided to fish out some interesting things people don’t know about her.
1. Fantana’s mother is a politician
Her mother is a politician. Fantana’s mother, Dorcas Affo-Toffey is a politician who contested as a member of Parliament for Jomoro constituency on the ticket of the NDC and won. She will be part of the 8th Parliament of Ghana that will start work in January 2021.
2. Fantana studied business and fashion in school.
Fantana grew up in the United State of America where she studied business and fashion before finally coming down to Ghana to focus on music.
3.Fantana and Wendy Shay connected on social media
Fantana got a chance into the Rufftown record empire with the help of Wendy Shay whom she has been chatting with for some time via social media. Fantana got the opportunity to show Wendy some of her demos of which she got the chance to be signed by Bullet, her manager.
4.She got her stage name (Fantana) from Rufftown.
According to Fantana growing up, her colleagues use to call her Fantana, and Bullet, the CEO of her former record label suggested she uses that name as her stage name.
5. She was once under Rufftown
Through the help of Wendy Shay, she got signed onto the Rufftown record label but had her contract terminated within a short while of being with the label.
6. Her Real Name is Francine Nyarko Koffi
Most people known many artist for their stage names and not their biological names and this is because they are being constantly called by their stage name hence making their real names to disappear. Fantana’s real name is Francine Nyarko Koffi.