#10: Efya (Singer)
Born Jane Fara Fauzzier Afia Boafowaa Yahaya Awindor on April 10, 1987 in Kumasi, she’s better known by her stage name Efya. Efya
is a neo soul vocalist, songwriter , performer and actress. She is the daughter of Nana Adwoa Awindor, a filmmaker and celebrity host of the late television show Greetings From Abroad.
Efya got her first exposure to fame when she participated in the maiden edition of the Stars of the Future talent show. She won the Best Female Vocal Performance category at the Ghana Music Awards four years in a row, beginning in 2011. Moreover, she was applauded for her performance at the 2013 Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards.