BIO: Altra Nova (Samuel Arthur-Grant)

Altra Nova in Emergers 2020. Photo Credit: Kuulpeeps.com
Altra Nova in Emergers 2020. Photo Credit: Kuulpeeps.com

FULL NAME: Samuel Arthur-Grant

HOMETOWN: Axim

RESIDENCE: Ashongman

GENRE: Mix Engineer and Music Producer

SKILL SET: Beat production and Mix engineering

BORN: April 15

YEARS ACTIVE: 11 years


ORIGIN STORY

Altra Nova has been involved in audio-engineering before he went to senior high school. His father and grandfather had a huge influence on him becoming a music producer. His father who was a DJ taught him a lot about music and his grandfather who was an instrumental influence in his love for sounds.

The song that put the limelight on him as a music producer is FOH which he produced for Joey B in 2017. Since then, he has gone on to produced more hits for Joey B and for artists like Sarkodie, the La Meme Gang, King Promise, Pappy Kojo and others.


EDUCTION

Altra Nova had his senior high school education at St Thomas Aquinas. He opted not to pursue tertiary education in order to focus on audio engineering.


INFLUENCES

Music: Michael Jackson, James Brown, Lionel Richie, Kashif, Gregory Isaacs.

Audio Engineering: Zapp Mallet, Young Guru, MixedbyAli, Kendrick Lamar, Jason Joshua.


AWARDS AND NOMINATIONS

Altra Nova has been nominated twice for the VGMA Producer of the Year award.


SOCIAL MEDIA HANDLES

Facebook (@altranova), Twitter (@Atranova), Instagram (altra.nova)

Watch Altra Nova, The Experimental Producer Talk About Making Hits With JoeyB, Sarkodie & Others Below:

source: kuulpeeps.com

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