Teflon Flexx – Akaateba Christopher Akanvarichaab

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Akaateba Christopher Akanvarichaab, (Born July 18, 1995) known by the stage name Teflon Flexx, is a Ghanaian Hip Hop and Afro Pop recording artist from Ghana. He is noted to be the first musician to rap in his native language Buli commercially.

EARLY LIFE AND EDUCATION

Teflon Flexx was born in Wiaga and had his basic education in Sandema . He attended  St. Charles Minor Seminary Senior High School Tamale and studied B.ed Social Science in the University of Development Studies.

MUSICAL CAREER

Teflon’s passion to do music started at childhood. He kicked off his career right after high school when he formed a music group called East Music which he left and later formed The Invaders a music group that got him massive recognition in his early university days. Teflon released a solo EP the Village Boy In Suit in the early part of 2019 which contains 8 songs including No foreplay his lead single that got him nominated for the Northern Music Video Awards. Since then, he has released singles including Eskebelebe featuring the sensational duo Dopenation , Cumicide.and Oreo featuring Maccasio and Fadi Lan.

Teflon Flexx won the SRC artist of the year  at the 2019 University of Development Studies (Wa campus) SRC awards.

DISCOGRAPHY

  • 2019: Village Boy In Suit

MAJOR SINGLES

  • Eskebelebe featuring DopeNation
  • Oreo Featuring Maccasio & Fadi Lan
  • Cumicide

VIDEOGRAPHY

YearTitleDirectorRef
2019Oreo Featuring Maccasio & Fadi LanT Baba
2019Eskebelebe Featuring DopeNationDirector Abass
2018No ForeplayDirector Abass
2018MurderPrince Dovlo

AWARDS AND NOMINATIONS

Greater Accra Music Awards

YearNominee / workAwardResult
2019HimselfNone GAMA Artiste of the YearWon

Emerging Music Award

YearNominee / workAwardResult
2019HimselfAlbum of The YearNominated
2019MURDER DEMDancehall song of the YearNominated
2019HimselfDancehall Artiste of the YearNominated

SRC of the University for Development Studies

YearNominee / workAwardResult
2019HimselfArtiste of The YearWon

Northern Music Video Awards

YearNominee / workAwardResult
2019No ForeplayDiscovery Video of The YearNominated
2019No ForeplayMale Video of The YearNominated
2019No ForeplayHiplife Video of The YearNominated