Richmond Asante (born 16 July 1989), popularly known as Achedie, is a Ghanaian Afro-Pop artist. He got his stage name from the word “Gift” meaning Achedie which he was given because of his generosity and being a gift to the Music Industry. Achedie and his music have been branded as an “Afro Revolution“, alongside other reggae and several genre artists in the Hadrex Record label. His lyrical content revolves around themes of anti-war, romantic declarations, and Motivation.
Richmond began songwriting at an early stage. To him, his music comes from early beginnings, from his childhood days. He used to sing at school, in church, and at other social gatherings.
Professionally, he started Music in High school, producing and making riddims. But the music goes from then until now. He attended Tsito Secondary Technical in Tsito in the Volta Region. The musician started his recording career at the age of 10; such tender age merited him producing and building riddims, in the year 2007. He has a series of good music and he is indeed a gift to Global Music.