TwoBars real name Godfred Kwasi Owusu Boateng is a Ghanaian music producer from Tema.
He started his music journey in high school although he grew up in a church mission house. He started as a rapper and later switched to music production.
He got the name TwoBars from Aubrey Tetteh, his close friend who used to tease him for being a rapper who can only write two lines. He fell in love with producing beats in 2008 when his schoolmate introduced him to Fruity Loops with the intention that he could use it to extract beats from a song. TwoBars later realized that Fruity Loops could only be used to make beats so he started playing around with it and got tutorials from YouTube which helped him greatly.
He started remaking beats of popular songs. He remade a lot which includes R2bees’ “Makoma”, Sarkodie’s “Lay-Away, Original, Dear Rap”, R2Bees’ “I dey Mad”, Edem’s “U dey Craze”, Revenge of the Spartans, etc.
He was helped by Ghanaian music producer Seshi the early stage of his career. He has worked with artists like Sarkodie, Kofi Kinaata, Kwesi Arthur, TeePhlow, Amerado, among others The various genres of music he produces for include Highlife, Hip-hop, Trap, Neo-Soul, Jazz, Hiplife, Pop, among others.
TwoBars received his first music awards nomination at the 3Music Awards in 2020.